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"paddle-steamer" duck and other broadcast talks

James McClelland

"paddle-steamer" duck and other broadcast talks

by James McClelland

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Published by Ambassador in Belfast .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJames McClelland.
The Physical Object
Pagination96p. ;
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20878596M
ISBN 100907927017

The Age of the Paddle Steamer. By the late 19th century, many piers had landing stages. 19th and early 20th Century paddle steamers were powered by a steam engine that drove the paddle wheels to propel the craft through the water. Few remain today but years ago “The Worthing Belle” transported tourist’s everyday between the seaside. September Sea-Going Paddle Steamer Weather and Other Issues. August New Book On River Conwy Paddle Steamers. July Paddle Steamer Lorna Doone at War. June Paddle Steamers at Eastbourne June May Paddle Steamer Medway Queen Then and Now. April Paddle Steamer "Stop That Thief" M arch Paddle Steamer Passenger.

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Today a playground for canoeists and jetboaters, the Whanganui River was once a major highway serving settler and tourist alike. Stately paddle-steamers and innovative tunnel-dive launches mingled with skiffs and waka, bearing people, good and livestock though the forested interior. But the river was no boating cakewalk, all limpid depths and shimmering beauty. There are currently no items in your cart. Join us on the year old Paddlesteamer Canberra for a 1 Hour river cruise with Skippers historical commentary. Perfect for the the family with all kids able to steer the boat and receive a Skipper's Certificate. Bar & Kiosk available. Cruise aboard Paddlewheeler, Pride of the Murray on our special 1.


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