Tag: 1948

Supporting the preservation and operation of paddle steamers Waverley and Kingswear Castle

11th July 1948 Emperor of India

Following her post war rebuild Emperor of India open to the public to inspect her entirely new look.

9th July 1948 Embassy

9th July 1948 Embassy aground in Poole Harbour.

Sailings from Brighton 1948

For the 1948 summer season P & A Campbell rostered two of their steamers to be based on the Sussex Coast.

12th June 1948 Cardiff Queen

Saturday 12th June was the first day of the 1948 season for Cardiff Queen.

28th March 1948 Embassy

Easter 1948 at Bournemouth.

15th March 1948 Brading and Southsea

Brading and Southsea in the fitting out basin at Denny’s Clyde shipyard.

23rd February 1948 Lucy Ashton

Lucy Ashton’s funnel painted buff with a black top.

11th February 1948 Tattershall Castle

Crew training for the new radar set which had been installed aboard Humber paddle steamer Tattershall Castle.

4th January 1948 Talisman

Hull survey of Talisman aground at Kilcreggan.

3rd January 1948 Talisman

Talisman aground at Kilcreggan.

31st October 1948 Solent Queen

Red Funnel’s Solent Queen arrived at the scrapyard of T W Ward at Grays in Essex.