Two coaches booked for a short cruise on Kingswear Castle.
PS Kingswear Castle (1924) is a coal-fired river paddle steamer owned by the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society.
Kingswear Castle’s first ever trip from Strood through the Swale to Whitstable.
What were the River Dart paddle steamers Compton Castle, Kingswear Castle and Totnes Castle doing on this day?
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.
Kingswear Castle is now running harbour cruises from Dartmouth every day except Fridays at 12 noon, 1.30pm & 3pm.
Kingswear Castle returned to service Monday 6th July 2020 running harbour cruises from Dartmouth.
On Friday 3rd July a surveyor was aboard to test Kingswear Castle’s two boiler safety valves.
Kingswear Castle is set to return to service on Monday 6th July taking the 12 noon harbour cruise from Dartmouth.
Kingswear Castle runs a single trip from Strood to Gravesend via Southend and Tilbury.
Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boat Company’s statement relating to coronavirus.
- £300,000 must be raised by 1995 to keep Waverley and Kingswear Castle sailing
- New looks for Waverley and Balmoral
- Maid of the Loch's future again in doubt
- Roddy McIsaac - Bosun, Waverley
- KC report
- And 50 years ago...