Archive: July 2021

26th July 1934 Lorna Doone

Princess Elizabeth & Lorna Doone leaving the Royal Pier, Southampton.


Lorna Doone scheduled to sail from Southampton to Ryde, Southsea, Sandown, Shanklin, Ventnor and on round the Isle of Wight.

KC Update 19th July 2021

Kingswear Castle off Kingswear.


KC’s passenger capacity increased in line with the relaxation of Government Covid restrictions.

Remembering Two Former Chiefs

Ian Muir (left) and Ian McMillan in the engine room of MV Balmoral.Alan Brown


This photograph shows two former Chief Engineers of PS Waverley and MV Balmoral, the late Ian Muir and the late Ian McMillan.

Waverley on the Clyde 2021

Waverley Arriving at Dunoon 29 June 2021.James Freebury


Waverley’s season is progressing well during a period of very fine weather.

12th July 1953 Bournemouth Pier

Monarch approaching Bournemouth Pier with Hengistbury Head and the Isle of Wight in the background.


Choice of afternoon cruises from Bournemouth Pier on three different paddle steamers.

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