POST CARD


| July/August 1970



Paddlewheel Steamer

Courtesy of Frederick H. Semple, 11 Danfield Road, Saint Louis 17, Missouri.

Frederick H

Paddlewheel Steamer - MINNE HA - HA Lake George, New York, U.S.A. (Put into service - July 30, 1969)

Length: 102', Beam: 28', Draft: 3', 285 Gr. Tons

HULL AND SUPERSTRUCTURE: Lake George Steamboat Co. Inc. Welded steel construction, fireproof

STERN WHEEL ENGINE: Semple Engine Co. 8' x 48' 2 cylinders single expansion 1 50 Horsepower 26 r.p.m. 200 p.s.i. saturated steam atmosphere exhaust 2  slide valves each cylinder Stephenson reverse adjustable cutoff

BOILER: International Boiler Works 200 p.s.i. operating pressure oil fired 6000 lbs. saturated steam per hour

PADDLEWHEEL Semple Engine Co. 12' diameter 11' long - 5' diam. shaft