Now to take place at the Underfall Yard Visitor’s Centre, Cumberland Road, Bristol, BS1 6XG.
Paddle Steamer Consul arrived on the Thames on 14th September 1963 but things didn’t quite go to plan.
The draw took place at the end of the live YouTube broadcast on Friday 26 November 2021.
Bournemouth Echo expands on its announcement the previous day that Bournemouth Queen was to be withdrawn.
Bad weather delayed Waverley’s arrival resulting in the cancellation of the first two sailings of the weekend.
On Saturday 29th September 1973 the PSPS chartered Waverley for a “Five Lochs Cruise”. It was to be Waverley’s final month in service with Caledonian MacBrayne.
PS Mountaineer, the first ship ordered by David Hutcheson & Company, grounded on 27th September 1889.
Princess Elizabeth’s last trip of the season from Torquay to Lyme Regis on 15th September 1960.
Clydebuilt ships reunited. Steamship Shieldhall and Waverley meet in the Solent.
What sort of day trips were offered by the paddle steamers running from Bournemouth in the summer of 1953?
The second weekend on the Solent saw Waverley’s anti-clockwise circumnavigation of the Isle of Wight and a cruise to Weymouth.
The first three days of Waverley’s south coast sailings from Weymouth and Southampton.
How are the Swiss paddle steamers manned and what is the route to becoming a captain?
The middle weekend of August visit several ports, including Ardrishaig for the first time in 20 years.
Waverley carried a full capacity of over nine hundred passengers to Dunoon for the annual Cowal Games.