Preservation Through Re-use – 33 Years of Lessons Learned (Industrial Heritage Conference 2015)

Bill Ferris OBE joined Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust as Chief Executive in December 2000 to develop a strategy for long-term revenue sustainability. More than £30 million has been raised, and today, the site hosts 115 homes and more than 100 businesses and attracts 170K visitors per year with combined activities generating more than £16m for the local economy.


Topics: Revenue sustainability, local economy, Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust