Transport Growler

by Sailing Barge Growler in Burnham Overy Staithe, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 31st October 2018 we successfully raised £1,093 with 41 supporters in 14 days

Our aim in to raise an intial sum of £500 to have historic Thames barge Growler transported to Burnham Overy Staithe for restoration.

by Sailing Barge Growler in Burnham Overy Staithe, England, United Kingdom

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Kevin Shortis 23rd October 2018

My family owned Growler in 1920,s and my mother and uncle spent all their time as teenagers sailing her whilst living at Benfleet. Kevin Shortis

Beth Dawson 22nd October 2018

Please could you carve my dad’s name instead (Andrew Dawson) - your project means an awful lot to him. Many thanks and well done! Beth

Manchester pirate boat 21st October 2018

Made me think to when I was young I got a boat. to this day I still have a boat now live and own Manchester pirate boats now full time livaboad and love it good look keep us updated


This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£20 or more

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Growler T shirt

Our t shirt and official merchandise for barge Growler is currently being designed and we are so excited to show you! A donation of £20 will reward you with one of these exclusive t shirts. We are aiming to have these finished and ready by early December!

£10 or more

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Your name carved into the cabin of the barge.

£50 or more

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Sponsor a plank

A donation of £50 will reward you with your name or company on one of the new planks in Growler.

£100 or more

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Day sail on Growler with friends

For anyone donating £100 or over will be rewarded a day sail onboard this historic vessel. This will involve exploring the breathtaking North Norfolk coast between Cley in the east and Thornham in the west.

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