Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

Home > Europe > United Kingdom > England > London > Sport > Sailing

The Paddle Steamer Waverley Built on the Clyde in 1947 - to replace the original Waverley

The Paddle Steamer Waverley Built on the Clyde in 1947 - to replace the original Waverley


Photo Prints
Jigsaw Puzzles
Poster Prints
Canvas Prints
Fine Art Prints
Metal Prints
Cards
Home Decor


We accept all major credit cards

Memory Lane Prints

Wall Art and Photo Gifts from Memory Lane

The Paddle Steamer Waverley Built on the Clyde in 1947 - to replace the original Waverley

The Paddle Steamer Waverley Built on the Clyde in 1947 - to replace the original Waverley that sunk off Dunkirk in 1940, the Waverley was originally built to sail only between Craigendorran & Arrochar in West Scotland.
Our Picture Shows: The Waverley sailing up the Thames on its 50th anniversary tour of the UK

Dempsie John
mirrorpix
London
Greater London
England
GL*316416

Media ID 21399156

© Mirrorpix

Bridge Paddle Steamers River Ship Thames Tourists


FEATURES IN THESE COLLECTIONS

> Architecture > Country > Scotland

> Europe > United Kingdom > England > London > Bridges > Related Images

> Europe > United Kingdom > England > London > River Thames

> Europe > United Kingdom > England > London > Sport > Sailing

> Europe > United Kingdom > Scotland > Rivers

> Memory Lane Prints > Mirror > 0200to0299 > 00201


The Paddle Steamer Waverley - A Historic Journey on the Thames

EDITORS COMMENTS
. Step back in time and witness a remarkable piece of maritime history with this print of the iconic Paddle Steamer Waverley. Built on the Clyde in 1947, this magnificent vessel was designed to replace its ill-fated predecessor, which tragically sank off Dunkirk during World War II. Originally intended for sailing only between Craigendorran and Arrochar in West Scotland, the Waverley soon captured hearts far beyond those shores. Our picture captures a momentous occasion as it embarks on its 50th anniversary tour of the UK, gracefully navigating through London's majestic River Thames. The image showcases not just an architectural marvel but also serves as a testament to human resilience and determination. The sight of this grand ship gliding beneath historic bridges evokes nostalgia for a bygone era when paddle steamers were at their zenith. As tourists line up along the riverbanks, captivated by its timeless charm, one cannot help but be transported back to simpler times when such vessels ruled these waters. This photograph encapsulates both the enduring allure of paddle steamers and their ability to unite people from all walks of life in admiration. Preserved meticulously by Dempsie John's lens, this snapshot immortalizes an extraordinary chapter in maritime history that continues to inspire generations with its grace and elegance.

MADE IN AUSTRALIA
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Cart.



redeem
Beautiful Photo Prints and Gifts
image
Professionally Printed
thumb_up
Professional quality finish
diamond
Made with high-grade materials
inventory_2
Carefully packed to aid safe arrival
+

Shipping

+

Choices

+

Reviews

+

Guaranteed




Related Collections


River Thames
River Thames
Browse 9,830 Prints
Scotland
Scotland
Browse 3,109 Prints
Sailing
Sailing
Browse 2,613 Prints
Bridges Related Images
Bridges Related Images
Browse 344 Prints
Rivers
Rivers
Browse 1,840 Prints
00201
00201
Browse 429 Prints