Now bosses at Waverley Excursions have taken the decision to cancel all cruises this year ahead of it launching a fundraising campaign to raise the cash. Toggle navigation. Thank you for subscribing We have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice. However, this was not the end of the story for the PS 'Waverley', which is today the last sea-going paddle steamer in the world. A trip from Somerset's little harbours, with views along the Somerset coast which can otherwise not be seen, is a wonderful experience, particularly if the weather is fine. This June, 'Somerset Life' looks at the history of the 'Waverley', the last sea-going paddle steamer in the world. Bristol City Council The moment naked protesters take stand at Bristol City Council meeting They wanted to get their message across to the mayor and councillors. Avon Fire and Rescue People warned to close doors and windows as huge fire rages. The Bristol Channe You can get the weather for wherever you want to in the UK.
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Day, Sail from Clevedon Pier, fares include Pier admission charge. Visit the Clevedon Pier and cruise down the North Somerset and Devon coast on the Waverley Paddle Steamer. Start planning your visit at VisitEngland. Waverley Excursions, Glasgow Picture: PS Waverley arriving at Clevedon Pier - Check out Waverley is the last sea-going paddle steamer in the world.
The business entered the s under its new ownership, with two paddle steamers in service and a third vessel laid up.
The business continued with motor vessels until when it was announced that the services would finally cease.
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Weighing about tonnes, she is one of the largest ships of her type, and was the first coastal steamer to circumnavigate Britain. The short Scottish summer season had always been a problem for excursion ships on the Clyde, so she started sailing right round Britain and offering tours on the Bristol Channel, the Thames and the south coast of England. In a major refit of the ship was completed, returning her to s as-built condition, and her 2,hp triple-expansion steam engine restored to its former glory.
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