The flagship of the SGV steamer fleet is DS Stadt Luzern, the largest and newest of the five vintage steamers on the lake. Senior master Captain Kuno Stein, for many years associated with DS Schiller, introduces Stadt Luzern as her master. Capt Stein is also remenbered by many PSPS members for his visits to Waverley and Kingswear Castle on the Clyde and the Western Isles and on the Thames and Medway.
Captain Kuno Stein on paddle steamer Schiller
Captain Stein enjoying a sail on paddle steamer Waverley from Portree, Isle of Skye, Scotland.
A close encounter with paddle steamer Stadt Luzern near Treib on Lake of Lucerne
Paddle Steamer Uri on the Vierwaldstattersee
Captain Beat Kallenbach on Uri on Lake of Lucerne
Paddle Steamer Schiller sailing between Rutli and Bauen in 2007
Paddle Steamer Schiller's builders plate
Paddle Steamer Gallia sailing between Vitznau and Beckenreid in 2008
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