Tag: Sandown

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

9th June 1960 South Coast Snapshot

What were the eleven South Coast paddle steamers doing on Thursday 9th June 1960?

2nd May 1934 Sandown

Sandown in the fitting out basin at Denny’s yard at Dumbarton.

30th November 1933 Sandown & Caledonia

Southern Railway place an order for a new paddle steamer with Denny of Dumbarton.

15th November 1962 Sandown

Sandown leaves Weymouth for Portsmouth.

15th October 1962 Sandown

Sandown left Portsmouth, sailed down the Western Solent, across Poole Bay, rounded Anvil Point and St. Albans Head bound for Weymouth.

30th September 1965 Sandown and Ryde

Sandown and Ryde laid up for the winter at Newhaven.

Winter 1966

Kingswear Castle | Facing facts | White Funnel notes | PS Embassy | PS Ryde | Scottish notes

Summer 1966

Scottish notes | White Funnel notes | PS Queen of the South | Portsmouth paddlers | Cosens & Co. | Subscriptions

Spring 1966

What shall we do with the Kingswear Castle? | Queen of the South | Westward Ho | Portsmouth paddlers | Scottish notes | Humber ferries

Summer 1965

From the Chairman | Wessex Branch | Portsmouth paddlers | Hull – New Holland ferry steamers | Notes on Clyde steamers | White Funnel notes

Spring 1964

From the Chairman | Alumchine in retrospect | Portsmouth paddlers | River Dart Steamboat Co. Ltd. | Scottish notes

Autumn 1963

Woolwich paddle ferries farewell | White Funnel news | Portsmouth paddlers | Scottish notes | Consul

Autumn 1962

Visit to Medway Queen | Portsmouth paddlers | PS Swanage Queen | Clyde steamers | River Dart steamers

Autumn 1961

Whit Monday excursion | Dart visit | News from the Clyde | London & Home Counties Branch | Paddle Tug John H Amos | Torbay steamers

Summer 1961

London & Home Counties Branch formed | Portsmouth paddlers | Cosen’s depleted fleet | Clyde Easter sailings | Sussex Queen

Autumn 1960

Still a future for Portsmouth Paddlers | Clyde fleet busy | First PSPS outing