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28th August 1967 Kingswear Castle

Kingswear Castle at Binfield on the River Medina, Isle of Wight.


On Monday 28th August 1967 Kingswear Castle arrived under tow at Binfield on the Isle of Wight on charter to the Ridett brothers who then owned Medway Queen.

29th May 1967 Embassy

Embassy passing though Weymouth Town Bridge for the last time 3rd May 1967.


Monday 29th May 1967 Embassy alongside at Van Heyghen Brothers’s scrapyard in Ghent.

Summer 1967


  • PS Kingswear Castle to be purchased by Society
  • PS Queen of the South
  • Scottish notes
  • White Funnel notes
  • A salty tale
  • Weymouth
  • Six Rhine paddlers remain

Spring 1967


  • From the Chairman
  • The annual meeting
  • Bristol Channel Branch
  • Scottish notes
  • Humber paddlers
  • The Portsmouth paddler
  • The Swiss steamer scene

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