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All Aboard !  Step aboard some of the world's paddle steamers - roam the decks, look into the restaurants and see the engines ......

 All Aboard ...................Click on the vessel name below to take the tour

PS Waverley - the world's last sea-going paddle steamer, based on the Clyde but sailing in various parts of the UK

PS Schonbrunn - on the beautiful River Danube in Austria

PS Leipzig - one of the numerous paddle steamers sailing from Dresden along the river Elbe in eastern Germany

PS Rhone - the last paddler to be built for service on Lake Geneva in 1927

PS Unterwalden - the next Lake Lucerne paddler to be re-fitted and seen late in 2008, her last season before work took place

PS Goethe - the last of an enormous fleet of paddlers on the Rhine in Germany - seen in 2000 whilst still a steamer

PS Lotschberg - Lake Brienz's paddle steamer, seen newly refreshed in 2001

PS Karim - a paddler with a difference : formerly an Egyptian king's yacht, now a luxury River Nile holiday cruise steamer - photos by Kevin Hoggett

More to follow ...............

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