James Stevens No.14 - Booking Enquiry

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Book James Stevens No.14 for a trip around Walton Backwaters

The restoration to seagoing condition of James Stevens No.14, the world's oldest motor lifeboat, was completed by Frinton & Walton Heritage Trust in 2009. Lifeboat at Walton-on-the-Naze from 1900 to 1928, she is now a working artifact of Walton Maritime Museum, kept afloat and used to take passengers out into safe local waters for a taste of life at sea a hundred years ago.
Book James Stevens No.14 for a trip around Walton Backwaters

Something a little different!
Book a trip on the world’s oldest motor lifeboat, part of the National Historic Fleet, which took part in the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Pageant.

If you would like to take a trip on this unique vessel then please complete the form below and we will then contact you to obtain further details to plan your trip.

Alternatively please call us on 07836 340315 or 01255 861440.
Prices start at £15 per person, early season.
Maximum 11 passengers.
Discounts available for group bookings.
Book James Stevens No.14 for a trip around Walton Backwaters
Forthcoming Trips
DateTime OutTrip ToTime ReturnPlaces Left
Sunday, 22 July 2018 1830 Backwaters 2030 5
Sunday, 29 July 2018 1130 Backwaters 1330 1
Wednesday, 01 August 2018 1130 Harwich 1500 0
Saturday, 04 August 2018 1500 Backwaters 1700 0
Sunday, 05 August 2018 0900 Ipswich 1700 9
Monday, 06 August 2018 1600 Backwaters 1800 0
Sunday, 12 August 2018 1400 Wrabness 1800 7
Saturday, 18 August 2018 0830 IPSWICH Festival 1830 8
Sunday, 19 August 2018 0830 IPSWICH Festival 1830 11
Saturday, 15 September 2018 1100 Harwich 1500 0

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Typical Trips:
  + Two-hour daytime or evening trips
  + An evening sunset trip.
  + Enjoy our local scenery here in Walton-on-the-Naze’s ‘secret waters’
  + Pleasure trips from Walton to Harwich or Ipswich and the Orwell.
  + Day trips to Harwich or Ipswich with time to explore the local area, or have lunch at one of the many local restaurants which we can arrange for you.
  + Corporate entertainment
  + Special occassions: tailor our boat to your day.
  As an example:
   - Sail from Walton Marina to Harwich on James Stevens No.14
   - Have lunch (We recommend 'Trio Bar & Cafe')
   - Return to Walton Marina on James Stevens No.14
PRICES Approx trip duration Time Ashore      View Full Booking Calendar
Backwaters £20 2 Hours n/a
Harwich £30 5 Hours 2 Hours
Ipswich £40 8 Hours 2 Hours

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