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Kingswear Castle: A Voyage Through Her Life£14.95
The story of heritage paddle steamer Kingswear Castle – her service on the River Dart from her building in 1924 until 1965, her preservation, restoration and operation on the River Medway to 2012 . The story continues with steamer’s return to the River Dart in 2012 for ongoing service on the River for which she was built. Includes interviews with key players involved in the ship’s restoration, with passengers and with crew. Film footage by David Ellery Viewpoint Productions, still photographs Richard de Jong, music by Jonathan Cohen.
Steaming Round Wight£14.95
Waverley the world’s last sea going paddle steamer is filmed sailing from Portsmouth and Yarmouth around the Isle of Wight. Commentary about the ship and the Isle of Wight coastline by Isle of Wight resident and steamer enthusiast Chris Phillips. Filmed by David Ellery, Viewpoint Productions, still photographs by Richard de Jong, music by Jonathan Cohen.
Waverley On Dorset’s Jurassic Coast£14.95
Paddle Steamer Waverley is filmed sailing from Bournemouth and Swanage to Weymouth. Commentary about the ship and the Jurassic Coast of Dorset by steamer enthusiast Chris Phillips and walkabout of Weymouth Harbour with maritime historian, Richard Clammer. Filmed by David Ellery, Viewpoint Productions, still photographs by Richard de Jong and music by Jonathan Cohen.
Balmoral’s 60th Birthday: A Celebration£14.95
Footage recorded aboard heritage Motor Classic Balmoral on 27 June 2009, the day when sponsored by her original owners, Red Funnel ferries, the ship celebrated her 60th birthday by sailing from Southampton, Portsmouth and Cowes, around the Isle of Wight. Interviews with passengers and crew. And including archive footage and rare views of the ship’s accommodation, engines and bridge. Filmed by David Ellery, Viewpoint Productions, still photographs by Richard de Jong and music by Jonathan Cohen.
Voyage of the Maid£14.95
This DVD tells the story of PS Maid of the Loch, the last paddle steamer to sail on Loch Lomond. The ship celebrated her 60 th birthday in 2013 and this story looks back on her eventful life from high popularity and a period of decline and now restoration with view to steaming again on what is regarded as Scotland’s best known Loch. Filmed by ??….
Classic Liners Vol III£14.95
Episodes 5&6 of the Classic Liners TV series produced by Viewpoint Productions.
Classic Liners Vol. II£14.95
Episodes 3&4 of the Classic Liners TV series produced by Viewpoint Productions.
Classic Liners Vol. I£14.95
Episodes 1&2 of the Classic Liners TV series produced by Viewpoint Productions
Paddle Steamer Kingswear Castle PS Kingswear Castle sails on the River Dart throughout the summer season. The historic paddle steamer Kingswear Castle is the last remaining coal-fired paddle steamer in operation in the UK today […]
WAVERLEY is the last sea-going paddle steamer in the world. Magnificently restored with towering funnels, timber decks, gleaming varnish and brass. See and hear the mighty engines – they will provide a whiff of nostalgia […]