BALMORAL - HISTORIC PASSENGER SHIP PRESERVED IN BRISTOL

                           

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Balmoral - then & now

The Bridge  

Crew Accommodation

Lounges

Upper Deck 

Hull construction

Engines, propellers & electrical system.

Steering gear

Ropes and Anchors

The Model

 

     

 

 

 

       WELCOME ABOARD BALMORAL 
OUR CLASSIC COASTAL PASSENGER VESSEL

 

VISIT PARTS OF THE SHIP MOST PEOPLE NEVER SEE.

 

 Balmoral can be hired for private & corporate events, commercial functions, weddings and for filming. 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

BALMORAL - THEN AND NOW 

 

BOOK BALMORAL AS A FLOATING CLASSROOM IN BRISTOL HARBOUR FOR A SCHOOL OR EDUCATIONAL VISIT 

 We offer a wide range of topics including engineering, social and hands on activities - primary to 6th form and beyond.

Themed ship tours can be included.

*****     NEW  FOR 2020     *****

             We are pleased to announce the MV Balmoral, moored in Bristol's historic harbour has been funded to deliver learning events that celebrate the 'Pioneers of the Windrush Generation' 

*****    FULL EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMME BOOKING NOW     *****

CLICK FOR FURTHER DETAILS:     EDUCATIONAL & SCHOOL VISITS   ( opens an off site link ).

 

 

ENGINEERING POSTERS

Special illustrations showing how sections of the ship work drawn for the website by Graham Bell, her ex Chief Engineer.

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ADVERTISING COASTAL CRUISING

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MEMORIES OF 2015 - 2017

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VOLUNTEER ON BALMORAL

YOUR CHANCE TO COME ABOARD AND HELP OPERATE & MAINTAIN BALMORAL - JOIN THE BALMORAL 'FAMILY'.

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VOLUNTEER HELPERS REQUIRED - ENGINEERING - ADMINISTRATION - MAINTENANCE - and many more - click for details

 

 

 

 

 

Visitors:  Due to the original features and 1949 design of the ship, disabled passengers may be limited to particular areas but are able to access the main lounge, restaurant and disabled toilets on the main deck.

However there are a number of stairs if you wish to reach the upper deck.    Please check before you book.

Web site by Ross Floyd.  Additional material and artwork by Graham Bell.

Website and all contents copyright Ross Floyd & Graham Bell. 2020