Kingswear Castle Update

Cardiff Castle.

The Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat (DSRRB) Company re-opened after a long winter on Tuesday 13th April.

Steam train at Dartmouth.

Currently, and until 17th May, the steam train with ferry connections from Kingswear to Dartmouth is operating on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays with departures from Paignton at 10am, 11.15am, 12.25pm, 14.10pm, 15.20pm and 16.40pm.

One or other of the larger vessels like Cardiff Castle is also assisting on the ferry service to help ensure social distancing and great attention has been paid to making the journeys Covid secure. For more details of all this check out their website here.

KC on the slipway.

It is anticipated that KC will come off the slipway later this month with a view to being ready to start sailing sometime later in May although a date for this has yet to be confirmed.

John Megoran

John Megoran

October 2021