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Feature Articles - Reader Stories

Readers Stories relating to the ships of the Clyde and Western Isles. Have something to add? Get in touch!

Racing To Rothesay (Stuart Cameron)


Stuart Cameron reminisces about racing between Pioneer and Waverley

A Tryst in the Kyles (Robin Copland)


Robin Copland describes a meeting of PS Waverley, PS Jeanie Deans and DEPV Talisman off Tighnabruaich in the 1960s

Memories of the 1960s (Robin Copland)


Robin Copland reminds us what the Clyde was like in its heyday

Seven Short Blasts; A Hebridean Odyssey 2003 (Derek Finlayson)


A Hebridean Odessy - Ian Duff and Derrick Finlayson.

The Inner Isles Mail Run (Stuart Cameron)


Stuart Cameron details the services to Coll, Tiree, Barra and South Uist.

A Grand Day on Waverley (Robin Copland)


Robin Copland takes us with him aboard the last remaining sea going paddle steamer; Waverley.

Fancy Dress Gathering on Skye (Simon Hood)


A snippet ofa story from a letter sent to Simon Hood, from his Father Ian, July 2003

We Can But Dream! (Robin Copland)


Taking a trip around the Clyde in the 1960s with Robin Copland

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