National

Waverley Update

Drone picture of Waverley leaving Tighnabruiach 1 AugustWaverley Excursions


KC Update 19th July 2021

Kingswear Castle off Kingswear.


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

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.

Waverley has Returned to Service

Steaming through Lamlash Bay, Isle of Arran, on July 1.Gordon Wilson


Waverley welcomed her first passengers of the 2021 season aboard on Tuesday June 29 with everyone enjoying the idyllic sailing conditions.

Waverley’s Clyde 2021 Summer Sailings Announced

Waverley heads up river passing Renfrew after successfully completing sea trials on 12th June 2021.WEL


Following the successful completion of Waverley’s sea trails last week, Waverley Excursions has published the Clyde 2021 timetable.

Waverley Leaves Dry Dock

Waverley steams away from Greenock sounding her whistle.Paul Semple


On 13 May 2021 Waverley exited dry dock at Greenock and returned to Pacific Quay, Glasgow after running trials down the Firth of Clyde.

KC Update 11th May 2021

KC on running trials on the River Dart, Tuesday 11th May 2021.


KC completed running trials with the MCA for the renewal of her Passenger Certificates.

KC Back in the Water

Kingswear Castle A/S Dartmouth Pontoon, Monday 26th April 2021.John Megoran


Kingswear Castle came off the slipway on Monday and is now being prepared for running trials next week.

Waverley Enters Dry Dock


Earlier this week Waverley Excursions reported that Waverley had left her winter berth in Glasgow to sail down river under her own power to Greenock for her annual dry docking.

Firecrest Steams Again

PS Firecrest sailing again following restoration.


On Easter Sunday, 4th April 2021, Paddle Steamer Firecrest had her first proper paddle down the water in over 42 years.

Kingswear Castle Update

Kingswear Castle on the slipway at Old Mill Creek, March 2021.John Megoran


Kingswear Castle up on the slipway getting ready for the 2021 season.

Waverley’s 2020 Re-Boilering – New Videos

The new starboard boiler being lifted aboard Waverley.


Following on from the recent Waverley 1981 re-boilering article, two short videos of the 2020 re-boilering have been released featuring previously unseen still images and footage.

Captain Hans-Peter Mosimann

Lake Lucerne Paddle Steamer Captain Hans-Peter Mosimann with mask 11th October 2020.Markus Frohlich


Lake Lucerne Paddle Steamer Captain Hans-Peter Mosimann has retired.

August 2021
MTWTFSS
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031 

Archives