A register of the VICs

For a complete listing of all the 106 VICs built, click here.

Surviving VICs

VIC 96

The VIC 96 is of the same design as the VIC 56, and has now been restored to operational condition. She is now based in Chatham, and more details can be found on her website at vic96.co.uk.

VIC 32

VIC 32 now takes passengers for one week cruises on the west coast of Scotland. Contact Nick Walker at:

Puffer Steamboat Holidays Ltd
The Change House,
Crinan Ferry,
Argyll PA31 8QH

01546 5 10232


Spartan (ex VIC 18)

The Spartan, built as the VIC 18 is now preserved at the Scottish Maritime Museum in Irvine. She was converted to diesel in 1961, and is now under restoration at the museum.

Auld Reekie (ex VIC 27)

Currently under restoration (as of 2016). Please see http://vic27.co.uk/