Coronavirus (COVID-19)

If you are planning on travelling distance to attractions, we would recommend that you contact the venues directly in advance to avoid disappointment.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.

ss Shieldhall

The steam ship ss 'Shieldhall' is a twin screw coastal passenger and cargo steamer built by Lobnitz, Glasgow in 1955. Two scotch boilers supply steam to twin triple expansion engines and 19 auxiliary engines. Viewing parties welcome by arrangement. Public sailings in the Solent. Celebrated her 25th anniversary in preservation in 2013.

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