This launch was built For Mr. Derek Hall of Rotherham.
The launch is fitted with a Stuart Turner Double 10V engine with a "Maccsteam" 4 inch horizontal boiler and a"MainSteam" reversing gearbox.
Mr. Hall customised his steam launch as in the photographs below, adding an optional removable cabin & full length canopy.
. . . . . . Steam Down Under . . . . . .
Below is a photograph of a steam plant owned by Mr. Clinton Taylor of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
The steam plant features a "MainSteam" whistle & whistle valve assembly as can be seen fitted on the side of the boiler casing.
A very well made steam plant by Mr. Evans (UK) below . . .
This view shows the MainSteam Condenser/oiltrap & matching water tank
The piping & drainage arrangement on Mr. Evan's superb Stuart Number 9 steam plant
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