Get involved

You are the key to the SS Freshspring Trust’s past, present and future!

There are many ways you can help support SS Freshspring and through the generosity and actions of our supporters you can help SS Freshsping steam again, secure her future for generations to come and benefit the public at large through our edcuational schemes.

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Become a Member

The commitment of members and volunteers is vital to achieving the Trust's aim to stimulate interest in maritime heritage, inspiring educational objectives and securing a long term sustainable future for SS Freshspring.

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Help Fundraise

Adequate funding is the key to the survival of any organisation. Apart from our membership, Freshspring has no regular income and relies entirely on donations, grants and the sale of ‘memorabilia’ for its income.

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Volunteer on a heritage steamship

Our volunteers support us in many ways including administration, fundraising, attending events, public relations, maritime skills, educational experience, finance, legal and procurement plus general work on board the heritage steamship.

Get in touch. Get involved.

To find out more, get involved with the Steamship Freshspring Trust, tell us your story or about your visit to SS Freshspring, get in contact.  We would love to hear from you.


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Steamship Freshspring Trust (Registered office address)
Lower Cleave
Devon EX39 2RH
United Kingdom


SS Freshspring is berthed at Landivisiau Walk, Bideford, EX39 2BX with parking nearby.

Please contact us for opening hours and for group tours.

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