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Riverboats

Sharing the love of the steamboat paddlewheelers that graced the waterways of the past.

Website: http://www.steamboats.org/index.php?q=index.html
Location: rivers
Members: 4
Latest Activity: Sep 5

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GOLDENROD SHOWBOAT (St. Louis)

Started by Captain. Last reply by Captain May 18, 2017. 1 Reply

FB PageThe GOLDENROD is one of the last remaining showboats.  Basically a…Continue

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Images From the Past

Started by Captain. Last reply by Captain May 9, 2017. 2 Replies

This is a cache for old images and stories of riverboats.Continue

SS NATCHEZ (New Orleans, LA)

Started by Captain. Last reply by Captain May 3, 2017. 1 Reply

http://www.steamboatnatchez.com/I had a chance to tour the steam engine room but it did not occurr to me at the time to video it like this: …Continue

Tags: steam, Orleans, New, SteamPunk

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Comment by Captain on September 5, 2018 at 5:02pm

Mark Twain   out of Hannibal, MO.

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Comment by Captain on January 9, 2018 at 5:51pm

Hearts in Bondage (1936)

Although this title sounds like a Mel Brooks film it is actually a pretty good film about the Battle of Hampton Roads aka between the Monitor and Merrimac.   Worth watching. 

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Comment by Captain on December 14, 2017 at 3:37pm

This is a wonderful 1930s video of the SS Casca sailing the Yukon River.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wMv0qUzs5-0 

Comment by Captain on July 2, 2017 at 1:14pm

I lived in a river town near there.

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Comment by Dusten "The Reaper" on July 1, 2017 at 9:23pm

Found  this neat video with sound.

https://www.facebook.com/OddPittsburgh/videos/1589729194604283/

hope ya'll can get it. It's a steam boat parade down a river.

Comment by Captain on June 3, 2017 at 1:09am
Comment by Captain on May 2, 2017 at 6:11pm

http://fairbanks-alaska.com/alaskaland.htm

Do you have more on the YUMA?

Comment by Dusten "The Reaper" on May 2, 2017 at 3:44pm

you sure do know a way to a man's heart.

"even has a steam locomotive there"

Rock On!

~Dusten

 

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