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  1. Waverley

    Waverley

    Waverley on a trip out from Oban.
  2. PS Waverley

    PS Waverley

    20th November, 2016 - a cold, grey day and the old paddler is laid up for the winter at her berth at Glasgow's Science Centre.
  3. PS Sudan

    PS Sudan

    The most famous Nile river cruise boat of them all, the paddle steamer Sudan, which both inspired the novel and featured in the film "Death on the Nile".
  4. PS Sudan

    PS Sudan

    The most famous Nile river cruise boat of them all, the paddle steamer Sudan, which both inspired the novel and featured in the film "Death on the Nile".
  5. Kingswear Castle, Dartmouth

    Kingswear Castle, Dartmouth

    Looking aft on the Kingswear Castle. I love all the timber work. Below the open hatch is the steam engine that still looks like new even though it is around 100 years old. She is the only working coal fired paddle steamer left in Britain we were told.
  6. Kingswear Castle, Dartmouth

    Kingswear Castle, Dartmouth

    Looking over the bow of Kingswear Castle heading out of the River Dart into the open sea. Note the Devon flag being proudly flown.
  7. Kingswear Castle, Dartmouth

    Kingswear Castle, Dartmouth

    Kingswear Castle on the River Dart. A trip on this lovely old paddle steamer was my birthday treat!
  8. Clyde paddle steamer

    Clyde paddle steamer

    Unknown Clyde paddle steamer.
  9. Kingswear Castle

    Kingswear Castle

    Robin Cox points out the handy-work of his Great Uncle - designer of the engine aboard the Kingswear Castle.
  10. Kingswear Castle

    Kingswear Castle

    Original builders name stamped on the side of the main engine on the Kingswear Castle, which is taken from the vessel of the same name and now rotting on the bank of the River Dart.
  11. Kingswear Castle

    Kingswear Castle

    The ships bell and builders yard plate on the fore end of the wheelhouse - Kingswear Castle
  12. Kingswear Castle

    Kingswear Castle

    Newly refurbished boiler on the Kingswear Castle - fired up ready for her last trip on the River Dart this season
  13. Kingswear Castle

    Kingswear Castle

    Coming alongside the ferry pontoon in Dartmouth for the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society trip on October 05.
  14. Kingswear Castle

    Kingswear Castle

    Coming alongside the ferry pontoon in Dartmouth for the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society trip on October 05.
  15. PS Waverley

    PS Waverley

    The paddle steamer Waverley sailing from Southampton on a coastal. 07/09/2013.
  16. PS Myat Yadanar (1947)

    PS Myat Yadanar (1947)

    I have a second photo that I will post tonight.
  17. Paddle Steamer

    Paddle Steamer

  18. Paddle steamer Compton Castle

    Paddle steamer Compton Castle

    River Dart Steamboat Co PS "Compton Castle" (1914, 97grt). The location is Kingsbridge where she was a floating cafe from 1964 to 197
  19. Cardiff Queen

    Cardiff Queen

    probably taken at Ilfracombe.
  20. Tattershall Castle  - 1988 London

    Tattershall Castle - 1988 London

    Tattershall Castle built 1934 in Hartlepool, for LNER, as a passenger ferry on the River Humber, operating between Hull and New Holland, On a recent visit to London I noted that she has been painted blue - horrible - I have posted this photo from 1988 when she still looked the part even if she
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