Weʼre raising £2,000 to help fund the 1722 Waggonway Project - we recently found the remains of Scotland's 1st railway and need vital funds to secure its future!
- Cockenzie, East Lothian
- 2 days to go
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The community-run 1722 Waggonway Project recently discovered the remains of Scotland's first railway, a find of huge sugnificance as these are the earliest remains of any wooden waggonway (the forerunners of railways) discovered.
It is vital that we raise funds to allow the project to continue its investigations into this histroic find and to help us celebrate the history of this important heritage asset through the development of the Waggonway Museum in Cockenzie.
So please donate what you can, and be part of this important community-led celebration of our nation's industrial past!
Find out more about the project at www.1722waggonway.co.uk or find us on Facebook & Twitter
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- 8 months ago
Ed Bethune8 months ago
Wow! £300 in the first few days - and it's all down to you! Everyone at the Waggonway Project is hugely grateful for your generosity and send their thanks. Going forward, if you can, please help us keep the momentum going by sharing our crowdfunding page via email, Facebook and Twitter and I'm sure we'll boost that total towards the target! Thanks again :)
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Sep 29, 2019
A wonderful project ..well done to you all
Sep 27, 2019
best of Luck with this worthwhile project
Keith & Jane Anderson
Sep 17, 2019
Great to see all the progress, best wishes.
Sep 13, 2019
Hope you reach your target and continue the good work!
Penny's Mum and Dad
Jul 9, 2019
Jul 9, 2019
Amazing discovery. Keep up the good work!
Jul 5, 2019
Keep up the excellent work.
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Cockenzie, East Lothian
I'm Ed Bethune, project leader of a voluntary community history project - The 1722 Waggonway Project. We're trying to preserve the history of Scotland's first railway for our community