The Coastal Cruising Association and the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society (Scottish Branch) are jointly arranging a cruise on the Forth Belle on Sunday 14th June.
The Society has been contacted by the operators of the Eric Nordevall II. Paddlesteamer Eric Nordevall was one of Sweden’s first power-driven ship, built in 1836 to operate on the newly...
Waverley has today left dry dock as preparations continue for her 40th season in preservation.
In preparation for Waverley's 40th season in preservation, she was towed from Glasgow to Greenock for her annual underwater survey.
The current edition of Paddle Wheels reported that the famous Delta Queen had been bought by new owners intent on returning her to service. She actually left Chattanooga on 22nd March...
Ship Ahoy! 2015 will take place on Saturday 11th April at the Maritime Museum, Irvine - FREE admission between 10am and 5pm.
Timetables covering the whole 2015 season are now available on the Waverley Excursions web site.
Paddle Wheels 218 (Winter 2014) included an article about PSPS strategies for use of funds. The article and the supporting paper can be downloaded here.
The Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company has published the Timetable and Fares for P.S. Kingswear Castle in 2015 and details may be found here.
Minutes of the 27th Annual General Meeting of the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society held on 25th October 2014 at the Chatham Historic Dockyard.
Scottish BranchBute Island Radio – 40 Years of Waverley PreservationBute Island RadioListen live or on-line to Iain Quinn as he celebrates through music the Ruby Anniversary of Waverley's 40 years in preservation.
NationalPSPS Annual General Meeting 2015KingswearNotice is hereby given that the twenty-eighth Annual General Meeting of the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society will be held in Kingswear on Saturday 24th October 2015. The formal notice and agenda, together with details of the venue and time, will be published in a future edition of ‘Paddle Wheels’ and appear here.
New Reasons to Join
Waverley Excursions Ltd. has kindly offered concessions for Waverley sailings to PSPS members. Read more here.