paddle steamer


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Synonyms for paddle steamer

a steam vessel propelled by paddle wheels

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As one of very few surviving paddle steamer wrecks, Iona I makes a significant contribution to the cultural landscape of the Clyde basin and our understanding of Clyde paddle steamers and Scotlands role in the American Civil War.
The ship is the UK'S only surviving estuary paddle steamer and was involved in the evacuation of troops from the Dunkirk beaches in France in 1940.
He had been due to take the Waverley Paddle Steamer from Weymouth to Swanage for the World Heritage Coast Trust's launch yesterday.
Rats arrived on Anacapa Island in 1850, when the paddle steamer Winfield Scott crashed into the island.
Vintage coastal steamer MV Balmoral is the sister ship to the Waverley, the world's last seagoing paddle steamer.
THE vintage paddle steamer Waverley, the world's last sea-going paddle steamer, made a rare visit to Liverpool yesterday in her second attempt to land at Llandudno's recently restored 1877 pier.
The Waverley paddle steamer was due to dock at around 1pm yesterday, but choppy seas made organisers take the decision to postpone the historic landing on safety grounds.
Premier and Minister for Regional Cities Denis Napthine today officially launched the newly rebuilt Golden City paddle steamer onto Lake Wendouree, Ballarat.
Paddle steamer the Maid of the Loch first travelled across Loch Lomond 60 years ago today and went on to ferry hundreds of thousands of passengers.
CONTROVERSY surrounded the sailing of the historic paddle steamer tug John H Amos when she left the Tees bound for the Medway Maritime Museum.
An old folks' home, the Waverley paddle steamer, a promising young racing driver and a talented tennis player have all had a cash injection from them.
The great-great-grandfather was fiercely proud of his time during the war and in his later years worked to help fund the restoration of the Medway Queen, the paddle steamer which rescued thousands from Dunkirk.
Auction and raffle prizes to be won include a corporate box at the cricket ground for next year's world cup series, weekend hotel stays in Edinburgh and Yorkshire and a family trip on a paddle steamer around the Western Isles of Scotland.
Waverley was saved from the scrap yard by enthusiasts in the Paddle Steamer Preservation Society, to become the world's last sea-going paddle steamer.