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Welcome to the Vintage Wooden Boat Association

Founded to promote the use, maintenance and restoration of wooden boats

Open to all wooden boats of any age


The objectives of the Association are:

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  • To encourage members to restore their craft to their original state, as far as is possible within modern legislation.

  • To protect the interests of wooden boats and their users.

  • To maintain a register of craft.

  • To encourage and facilitate the transfer of endangered craft to members and enthusiasts.

  • To encourage members to maintain their craft in good condition.