£3,570

raised by 104 supporters
Paddle Steamer Waverley

Save the Waverley - Boiler Refit Appeal

Paddle Steamer Waverley has been withdrawn from service and will now require new boilers if she is to sail again. The Registered Charity which owns Waverley is now appealing for support to 'Save the Waverley' and return her to service in 2020.
Charity Registration No: Sc005832

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Waverley is the last sea-going paddle steamer in the world. She was gifted to the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society (PSPS) for £1 in 1974 and triumphantly returned to service in 1975.

To date Waverley has carried over 6 million passengers in preservation and regularly visits over 60 ports and piers around the U.K. giving tens of thousands an opportunity to experience this iconic vessel.

In May 2019 it was announced that Waverley was withdrawn from service for the 2019 season as her boilers require replacing. The charity which owns Waverley has no reserves to fund this project and is requesting support to ensure that Waverley sails again. Without new boilers the ship will never steam again.

IT'S TIME TO SAVE THE WAVERLEY

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John Campbell

1 hour ago

Carol Lynch

3 hours ago

Anonymous

3 hours ago

Fond memories from all family members

Kevan Fulton

3 hours ago

£20.00

+ £5 Gift Aid

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Alister Cross

8 days ago

£10.00

+ £2.5 Gift Aid

About the charity

Paddle Steamer Waverley
Paddle Steamer Waverley

Waverley is the last sea-going paddle steamer in the world and operates around the U.K. carrying over 100,000 passengers a year. We maintain and operate her for public benefit. Waverley has been withdrawn from service and now requires new boilers to sail again. Please help Save the Waverley.

Charity Registration No: Sc005832

http://waverleyexcursions.co.uk

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+ £630.00 Gift Aid

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Save the Waverley - Boiler Refit Appeal

Paddle Steamer Waverley