First day of the season for Maid of the Loch.
On 25th April 1963 Bristol Queen was towed out of Weymouth Backwater through the Town Bridge.
Princess Elizabeth sails from Dartmouth to Plymouth for her annual dry-docking 20th April 1961.
Ryde ran a special cruise from Southsea to meet round the world yachtsman Alec Rose in 1968.
Cosens’s last master, Capt John Ililffe, left Cosens employ in February 1967 following the announcement of the withdrawal of PS Embassy.
A look back at the 1989 season when over 300,000 passenger journeys were made on Waverley and Balmoral.
A review of PS Princess Elizabeth’s 91 year career to date by PSPS member Peter Lamb.
A trip on the Ammersee aboard Europe’s latest paddler Herrsching built as recently as 2002.
Most often associated with the Southampton to Cowes ferry and pottering about in the Solent, the Lizzie hit excursion peaks just after the Second World War.
Waverley’s first South Coast sailings in 1978 were captured on film and can now be seen on the PSPS YouTube channel.
An interview with Waverley’s first Master, Captain John E Cameron DSC., where he describes the sinking of the 1899 Waverley at Dunkirk in May 1940.
Fifty summers ago, in 1964, there were still four paddle steamers operating on the Clyde, the Jeanie Deans, Waverley, Caledonia and Talisman.