Tag: 1975

Waverley 1975 – Very First Sailing in Preservation

Waverley almost ready for departure with the pipe band playing and well wishers on the quay.John Goss / PSPS Collection

On Thursday 22nd May 1975 Waverley sailed from Glasgow to Dunoon with invited guests aboard, many of whom had helped return her to service.

Autumn 1975

  • Waverley's most successful season
  • Kingswear Castle report
  • Lincoln Castle's Trent visit
  • Bristol Channel
  • Society's first Broads cruise

Spring 1975

  • More cash for Waverley
  • Kingswear Castle report
  • Scottish Branch news
  • London & Home Counties Branch
  • King George V withdrawn

40th Anniversary Reception

The beginning of Waverley’s 2015 season was marked by a reception on 21 May on the paddler at Pacific Quay to celebrate the 40th anniversary of her first passenger sailing in preservation.

July 2021