Archive: August 2021

Manning La Suisse

La Suisse A/S Lausanne, 23rd August 2021.

How are the Swiss paddle steamers manned and what is the route to becoming a captain?

An Exciting Weekend on the Waverley

Waverley alongside at Ardrishaig for the first time in 20 years.

The middle weekend of August visit several ports, including Ardrishaig for the first time in 20 years.

John Nicholson Paintings for Sale

A PSPS member has recently inherited some of John’s paintings and is selling a number of them, the income being equally divided between Waverley and Kingswear Castle.

Waverley Arriving at Ardrishaig

Waverley, her passengers and her crew experienced the warmest of welcomes.WEL

Michael Girvan of Skyrise Aerial Media has kindly provided a video and photographic record of Waverley’s arrival in to Ardrishaig after an absence of 20 years.

Waverley for Ardrishaig

Waverley backs out of Ardrishaig, 24th May 1975.John Goss PSPS Collection

Waverley will make a rare visit to Ardrishaig on Sunday 15th August.

8th August 1952 Victoria

Victoria heading up for the inner berth on the west side of Bournemouth Pier about 1pm on Thursday 14th August 1952.

Victoria scheduled to run from Weymouth to Swanage and Totland Bay, Isle of Wight.

7th August 1963 Embassy

Embassy 7th August 1963.John Megoran

On Wednesday 7th August 1963 Embassy ran a day trip from Poole via Bournemouth to Yarmouth and Cowes, Isle of Wight.

5th August 1963 Consul

Consul leaving Weymouth 23 May 1963. For this season only she sported a primrose funnel and bottle green hull.

Consul scheduled to run trips from Brighton’s Palace Pier.

Waverley Update

Drone picture of Waverley leaving Tighnabruaich, 1 August.Waverley Excursions

A summary of Waverley’s 2021 Clyde sailing season so far.

August 2021