Chester Sailing and Canoeing Club burgee

flag with smiling cat face and initials CSCC

A burgee is a flag, usually triangular, which bears the colours or emblem of a sailing club. This burgee is from the Chester Sailing and Canoeing Club, which was formed in 1956 as a joint club to cater for both canoeing and sailing on the River Dee. 

The burgee, which is not currently on display, is from the maritime history collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum.

Accession number 1980.467