Archive: June 2020

25th June 1958 Embassy

Embassy 21st August 1958.


Strong winds cause Embassy's passengers to return from Yarmouth to Lymington on the BR car ferry and then on to Bournemouth and Swanage by train.

Kingswear Castle Update

Kingswear Castle arriving at the Dartmouth pontoon 24 June 2020.


Kingswear Castle is set to return to service on Monday 6th July taking the 12 noon harbour cruise from Dartmouth.

21st June 1949 Emperor of India

Emperor of India A/S Weymouth Pleasure Pier 22nd May 1952


Emperor of India scheduled for a two hour trip from Weymouth to view HMS Anson leaving Portland with Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh aboard.

16th June 1953 Bristol Queen

Bristol Queen at the 1953 Spithead Review & fitted with radar.


Bristol Queen arrives back in Southampton at 1.10am after spending the previous day on charter for the Spithead Naval Review.

5th June 1965 Embassy

Embassy arriving at Bournemouth 1965.


PSPS chartered Embassy for a trip from Weymouth to Yarmouth with, for any who wanted, an extension round the Isle of Wight.