The Steam Tug Kerne Preservation Society Ltd

S.T.KERNE was built in 1913.

Due to a dedicated band of enthusiastic volunteers, she can still be seen steaming around the waters of North West Britain.

Kerne has now been in preservation for over 50 years!

Steam Tug Kerne is operated by the Steam Tug Kerne Preservation Society, which is constituted as a 'Not For Profit' company limited by guarantee and registered as a charity. 

The objects of the charity are "To promote, for the benefit of the public, the preservation and maintenance of the historic steam tug Kerne. To advance the education of the public in the science, technology and use of steam power in general and its application to marine in particular."

More information about our activities can be found in "Today" and "News".