SS Shieldhall - One Way Trip to Southampton - Mon 2nd Sept 2019
- Duration: 1 Days
- Product code: PSDSUK
Join us for this special experience as we board the remarkable SS Shieldhall – the largest working steam ship in Britain. A member of the National Historic Fleet she serves as a sea going tribute to Britain’s maritime heritage – experience the golden age of steam! On this 6 hour one way trip to Southampton from Poole Quay you will see the sights of Poole Harbour, passing Brownsea Island and Sandbanks, Old Harry Rocks, Hengistbury Head, The Needles and Southampton Water. As part of your cruise, see the impressive engine room with its original steam engines at work and the bridge, with its traditional instruments and gleaming brasswork. Admire the ship’s steam assisted steering gear (similar to that used on Titanic), talk to the Captain and crew, walk the teak decks and relax in the Saloon with a range of refreshments including tea/coffee, beers,wine and hot and cold food. Includes boat cruise and return coach travel.
Price includes cruise.
Dropping off point & Arrival Time – 9.15am approx - Poole Quay
Departure Time - 4.15pm/4.30pm - Southampton Dock
Return to the local area – 5.15pm/6.15pm approx