Keep the Wheel Turning

by Sue Tapliss in Whitchurch, Hampshire, United Kingdom

We did it
On 22nd September 2021 we successfully raised £4,765 ( + est. £1010.00 Gift Aid ) with 43 supporters in 28 days

The waterwheel which is at the heart of this Georgian Mill is in need of restoration, please help us preserve our living weaving heritage.

by Sue Tapliss in Whitchurch, Hampshire, United Kingdom

The Crowd

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Karen Oakton pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

22nd September 2021 at 12:16pm

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Roger Mead pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

22nd September 2021 at 11:58am

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Anonymous pledged £100

22nd September 2021 at 10:38am

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Anonymous pledged £1,000 + an estimated £250.00 in Gift Aid

21st September 2021 at 7:47am

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Anonymous pledged £30

20th September 2021 at 9:00am

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Gilly Summers pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

19th September 2021 at 3:21pm

Gilly Summers has also backed 1 other project

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Phil Turner pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

19th September 2021 at 7:57am

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drmjp pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

18th September 2021 at 7:41pm

drmjp has also backed 81 other projects

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Anonymous pledged £20

17th September 2021 at 6:16am

lynnp pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

16th September 2021 at 9:49pm

lynnp has also backed 2 other projects

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Louise evans pledged £40 + an estimated £10.00 in Gift Aid

16th September 2021 at 8:34pm

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Bob Applin pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

14th September 2021 at 10:59am

mary.johnston pledged £30 + an estimated £7.50 in Gift Aid

13th September 2021 at 7:03pm

mary.johnston has also backed 3 other projects

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John Freeman pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

12th September 2021 at 10:06am

John Freeman has also backed 2 other projects

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Ashok Vaidya pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

9th September 2021 at 7:19pm

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Jenny Wiseman pledged £10

8th September 2021 at 1:54pm

Jenny Wiseman has also backed 1 other project

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Marion Brinton pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

4th September 2021 at 10:44am

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Gillian Barber pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

2nd September 2021 at 7:45pm

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Patrick Beresford pledged £200 + an estimated £50.00 in Gift Aid

2nd September 2021 at 2:37pm

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Rachel Grimmer pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

1st September 2021 at 2:10pm

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Anonymous pledged £200 + an estimated £50.00 in Gift Aid

1st September 2021 at 1:59pm

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Dennis Barber pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

1st September 2021 at 11:23am

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Anonymous pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

1st September 2021 at 10:06am

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£100 or more

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Sponsor a float

Donate £100 and you can sponsor one of our 30 “Floats” which are sometimes called paddles, these push through the water and drive the wheel. You will become a 'Float Champion' and have your name listed on the waterwheel panel and website for up to 15 years, plus a personal thank you email, regular updates about the project from the Mill Team and a ticket for four to visit the Mill.

£10 or more

A start

A £10 donation provides a lovely start for our campaign to restore and care for our wheel. A start is a wooden peg that fixes the wooden float to the cast iron wheel. These hold everything together. A personal thank you email and regular updates about the project from the Mill Team.

£30 or more

A really good start

A £30 donation provides a lovely start for our campaign to restore and care for our wheel. A start is a wooden peg that fixes the wooden float to the cast iron wheel. These hold everything together. A personal thank you email, regular updates about the project from the Mill Team, a ticket for two to visit the Mill and a 10% discount in the shop on the day of your visit.

£75 or more

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Sponsor a backboard

Donate £75 and you can sponsor one of our 30 “Backboards”, which attach to the cast iron waterwheel. You will become a 'Backboard Champion' and have your name listed on the waterwheel panel and website for up to 15 years, plus a personal thank you email, regular updates about the project from the Mill Team and a ticket for two to visit the Mill.

£200 or more

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Waterwheel Tour

Be one of the very few to have a hard hat tour with our Waterwheel Keeper. An extremely rare opportunity to get up close to our waterwheel and to have a personal tour for a maximum of 4 people of the works in progress and a tour of the Mill. You will become a 'Waterwheel Champion' and have your name listed on the waterwheel panel and website for up to 15 years, plus a personal thank you email and updates about the project from the Mill Team.

£1,000 or more

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In full flow - restart the waterwheel

You will start the waterwheel on its first day back in full working order. We will give you & 3 friends a tour with our Waterwheel Keeper. An extremely rare opportunity to get up close to our waterwheel. You will receive training in how to start the wheel and be the first to start it for the public at our starting ceremony. As a 'Waterwheel Champion' your name will be listed on the waterwheel panel and website for up to 15 years, plus updates.

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