Join the Somersetshire Coal Canal Society

Registered Charity 1207513

The SCCS is the driving force behind the restoration of the 10½ mile long Somersetshire Coal Canal. By joining the Society you are supporting us in our work and you will receive regular copies of our full colour magazine ‘Weigh-House’ delivered to your door. Our magazine contains updates on our restoration progress and a range of interesting articles describing the history of the canal and its structures.

Annual membership cost £10 and you can purchase life membership for only £200.

You can join us or renew your membership in our online shop or if you wish to pay by cheque or standing order please use the printable application form that can be found here.

If you have any queries about membership or if you are an existing member and wish to update your contact information you can contact our Membership Secretary, Steve Page, on 01761 433418 or

Every member is allocated a membership number and your email address will be added to our membership email group, so that we can contact you with news of events or other items of interest. Your personal information will be stored in accordance with our Privacy Policy and will not be disclosed to other bodies.
Your membership number will be shown on your membership reminder. It also appears alongside your postal address on the Weigh-House address label, as shown circled below.

Leaving a gift to the Somersetshire Coal Canal Society in your will, no matter how large or small, will help us to continue the work of preserving and restoring the canal for future generations. If you wish to do this, a legacy to the society should refer to it by its full official title: The Somersetshire Coal Canal Society, Registered Charity No 1207513.