Save the Blackburn Beverley Aircraft

by Martyn Wiseman in Barlby, England, United Kingdom

Save the Blackburn Beverley Aircraft
We did it
On 3rd February 2021 we successfully raised £14,111 with 132 supporters in 83 days

The last surviving Blackburn Beverley Aircraft has been saved - now we need you to help us raise funds to move it to its forever home.

by Martyn Wiseman in Barlby, England, United Kingdom

£1 or more

1035 of 435000 claimed

Own A Rivet

Own a piece of this iconic plane and do your bit to secure the future of this iconic plane. There are 440,000 rivers holding this beast together. You could own one for just £1.00.

£15 or more

11 of 5000 claimed

Beverley Rivet Club

Go one step further and join the Beverley Rivet Club. Attach your email address and you’ll be kept up to date with our progress and included will be a badge you can wear proudly. We will send you an e-certificate showing you the exact location of your individual rivet on the plane an email certificate of thanks and a direct link to access the 165 reels of film, digitised and exclusively available to you over the next 12 months.

£25 or more

120 of 2000 claimed

Mug and Cap Combo

For the aviation buffs out there, why not show your support by proudly wearing a Blackburn Beverley Baseball cap? And while you’re at it, have a brew from your matching mug, feeling smug that you’re saving an icon every time you take a sip.

£30 or more

64 of 5000 claimed

Lifelong Patron

Become a lifelong patron of the Blackburn Beverley. Your donation will go a long way to safeguarding the future of this iconic military vehicle. Your name will be included on a stainless-steel plaque that will be proudly displayed in the fuselage of the last Beverley of its kind.

£175 or more

4 of 300 claimed

Exclusive Arrival Party

Join an exclusive party for the arrival of the Beverley to its new home. You will be invited for the day to our private airfield. We will have a luxury marquee and breakfast and lunch on site to welcome the new arrival. Also available will be the new Blackburn library and viewing area, where all the archive materials will be kept and a champagne reception will be held.

£259 or more

17 of 150 claimed

Historic Flight Over Beverley

We’ll take you on a tour of the workshop before taking you on a historical flight to learn more about the history of the Beverley. We’ll fly in a 1939 radial engine aircraft. This is the only type of its kind in the world and we will fly you over Brough where the Beverley was manufactured, take in the dramatic views of the Humber Bridge and then on towards Fort Paull where the XB-259 landed for the very last time.


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