IndexThe Steamboat Association of Great Britain - STEAMBOAT REGISTER - Edition 8, Sep/12
Impulse
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Owner: R. Maskell. (non-member)
Area: River Thames (UK).
HULLOpen launch
Fit-out 1989 by Steam & Electric Launch Co. at Wroxham.
LOA: 32', Beam: 7' 6".
Teak on oak
White, varnished deck and interior, aft canopy.
ENGINECompound, 4" + 7" x 5".
Built 1886.
Valve(s): sv, Gear: SLRG.
No.724. Engine driven fp and air pump. Restored 1989.
BOILERLocomotive type.
Built 1989.
Fuel: coal, Pressure: 175 psi.
Side fired, Wkettle.
PROP3 blades, 24" x 36".
Shaft: 1�" SS.
HISTORYOld hull of unknown vintage found in derelict condition on Broads in 1986 by Rupert Latham, restored and used for plug for GRP �Frolic 30� class. Steam plant fitted 1989. On display at London Boat Show, January 1990.
Data: Reg7.
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(Brian Hillsdon) Henley Regatta, 1990
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