The story of the Clyde Steamers in the Second World World War.

Steamers at War commemorates the part played by Clyde steamers in the 1939-45 conflict. For the first time the story of this fascinating period in the history of the Clyde fleets is told in a single volume.

The paddlers, accustomed to conveying commuters and tourists around the Clyde resorts, found new duties far from home under the White Ensign. Their turbine consorts served as troopships and tenders, while some vessels remained at home to maintain essential ferry services to the islands.



32 page publication