Tag: Princess Elizabeth

Paddle Steamer Captain John Hayward

Princess Elizabeth arriving at Millbay Plymouth 16th June 1960. Sir John Hawkins and Sir Richard Grenville in background.

Captain John Hayward’s career on Cunard liners, ocean salvage vessels and a paddle steamer.

18th September 1964 Captain Defrates

Princess Elizabeth passing through Weymouth Town Bridge

Last trip of the 1964 season for Princess Elizabeth from the Weymouth Pleasure Pier through the Town Bridge to her winter lay-up berth in the Backwater.

Autumn 1991

  • Ryde's uncertain future
  • 50 year wait ends!
  • Parisienne Princess
  • Nick Knight's fine work recalled
  • My trip to the Scillies with Balmoral
  • Kingswear Castle report
  • And 50 years ago...

Spring 1988

  • Vintage bus to vintage steamer
  • Medway Queen on the move
  • Princess Elizabeth for Paris
  • Queen Mary dry docked at Chatham
  • Eileen Pritchard – PSPS member No. 1
  • Our Society by another name
  • And 50 years ago...

Winter 1971

  • Kingswear Castle - Our great challenge
  • Full load on the Humber
  • Paddling round the Isle of Arran
  • PS Princess Elizabeth
  • Bristol Channel

Spring 1971

  • Charting our new course
  • Waverley study group
  • Scottish notes
  • Bristol Channel
  • PS Princess Elizabeth
  • DEPV Farringford
October 2021