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Subject of huge restoration project by Shropshire Union Flyboat Restoration Society. See The Shopshire Union Fly-Boat Project website.

Winner of the HNBOC Keay Award 2006.

2012: Saturn carried the runner bearing the Olympic Torch over the famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct on the Llangollen Canal. Volunteer members of the Shropshire Union Fly-boat Restoration Society bow-haulled the boat over the Aqueduct as they did at the 200th Anniversary celebration of this World Heritage Site