Steamships by Lars Josefsson

Steamships with fire-tube boilers

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Steamships are vessels that are propelled by one or more steam engines, reciprocating steam engines or steam turbines.
Most of the vessels in this list are fitted with fire-tube boilers and reciprocating steam engines.

British Steamships

Steam tug Challenge anchored
Steam tug Challenge from London
Scotch Marine Boiler with three oil-fired furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steam tug Kerne in the lock entry
Steam tug Kerne from London
Scotch Marine Boiler with two coal-fired furnaces with three oil-fired furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Paddle Steamer Waverley sailing
Paddle steamer Waverley from Glasgow
Two Cochran Marine Thermax three-pass wetback steam boilers with three oil-fired furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Shieldhal from Glasgow Two Scotch Marine Boilers with three oil-fired furnaces. Two marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Danish Steamships

Steamship Skjelskør
Steamship Skjelskør from Frederikssund
Scotch Marine Boiler with one coal fired furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Steamship Bjørn Scotch marine boiler with two coal fired furnaces. Triple expansion engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Finnish Steamships

Steamship Näsijärvi II
Steamship Näsijärvi II from Frederikssund
Scotch Marine Boiler with two wood fired furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Ukkopekka from Turku
Steamship Ukkopekka from Turku
Triple expansion engine with Stephenson's link-motion. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

German Steamships

Steamship Alexandra
Steamship Alexandra from Flensburg
Scotch Marine Boiler with two furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Steamship Bussard departing Flensburg
Steamship Bussard from Kiel
Scotch Marine Boiler with two furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steam tug Claus D
Steam tug Claus D from Hamburg
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Steamship Elbe sailing
Steam icebreaker Elbe from Hamburg
Scotch Marine Boiler with two coal fired furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Paddle steamer Freya
Paddle steamer Freya from Kiel
Scotch marine boiler with one furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Kapitän Meyer sailing
Steamship Kapitän Meyer from Wilhelmshaven
Two water-tube boilers and two triple expansion engine. Two marine triple expansion steam engins.

Paddle steamer Krippen moored
Paddle steamer Krippen from Dresden
Scotch Marine Boiler with one oil fired furnace. Twin oscillating cylinders steam-engine with Penn's valve-gear.

Steamship Schaarhörn sailing
Steamship Schaarhörn from Hamburg
Scotch marine boiler with three furnaces. Two marine triple expansion steam-engines with Klug's valve-gear.

Steamship Stettin sailing
Steam icebreaker Stettin from Hamburg
Two Scotch fire-tube boilers with three furnaces each. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Wal
Steam icebreaker Wal from Bremerhaven
Two water-tube boilers. 16 bar. Originally three burners in each boiler, today only one. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Woltman
Steam tug Woltman from Hamburg
Scotch marine boiler with two furnaces and a Compound engine with Klug's valve-gear. Marine compound steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Italian Steamships

Paddle steamer Concordia
Paddle steamer Concordia from Tavernola
Two Scotch fire-tube Marine Boilers with two furnaces each. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Caprotti valve-gear.

Paddle Steamer Piemonte moored
Paddle Steamer Piemonte from Arona
Two Scotch Marine Boilers with two oil fired furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Gooch valve-gear.

Netherlandish Steamships

Paddle Steamer De Majesteit
Paddle Steamer De Majesteit from Rotterdam
Scotch Marine Boiler with two oil fired furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steam Tug Dockyard IX sailing
Steam Tug Dockyard-IX from Rotterdam
Scotch Marine Boiler with two oil fired furnaces. Lentz four cylinder, double compound, steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Ex. Royal Navy Steamship HMS Elfin
Steamship Elfin from Wormerveer
Scotch Marine Boiler with two oil fired furnaces. Two marine compound steam-engines with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steam tug Marten from Leeuwarden
Steam tug Maarten from Leeuwarden
Scotch Marine Boiler with one oil fired furnace. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Hackworth valve-gear

Steamship Pieter Boele sailing
Steamship Pieter Boele from Dordrecht
Scotch Marine Boiler with one oil fired furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Norwegian Steamships

Steamship Børøysund
Steamship Børøysund from Oslo
Scotch Marine Boiler with two coal fired furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Steamship Oster
Steamship Oster from Bergen
Scotch Marine Boiler with two oil fired furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Paddle steamer Skibladner
Paddle Steamer Skibladner from Gjøvik
Two oil fired Scotch Marine Boilers installed in 1983. Triple expansion steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Steamship Southern Actor on the river in Gothenburg
Whaler Southern Actor from Sandefjord
Two Forster & Wheeler water-tube Marine Boilers. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steam tug Styrbjørn
Steam tug Styrbjørn from Oslo
Scotch Marine Boiler with two coal fired furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Turisten sailing
Steamship Turisten from Strømsfoss
Scotch Marine Boiler. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Spanish Steamships

Steamship Hidria Segundo
Steamship Hidria Segundo from O Grove
Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Swedish Steamships

Steamship Blidösund
Steamship Blidösund from Norrtälje
Scotch Marine Boiler with three coal fired furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Flodman's valve-gear.

Steamship Bohuslän
Steamship Bohuslän from Gothenburg
Scotch Marine Boiler with three oil fired furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steam Icebreaker Steamship Bore
Steam Icebreaker Bore from Malmö
Scotch Marine Boiler with one single furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Klug's valve-gear.

Steamship Boxholm II
Steamship Boxholm II from Boxholm
Scotch Marine Boiler with three funaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Hackworth's valve-gear.

Steam ferry Djurg?rden 3
Steam ferry Djurgården 3 from Stockholm
Scotch Marine Boiler. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Domnarfvet
Steamship Domnarfvet from Tomnäs
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Drottningholm leaving for the Castle of Drottningholm
Steamship Drottningholm from Stockholm
Oil fired Scotch Marine Boiler. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Flodman's valve-gear

Steamship Ejdern sailing
Steamship Ejdern from Södertälje
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Elfdalen
Steamship Elfdalen from Leksand
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Engelbrekt
Steamship Engelbrekt from Leksand
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Paddle steamship Eric Nordevall II arrives Borensberg
Paddle Steamer Eric Nordevall II from Forsvik
Daniel Fraser's steam boiler. Two side-lever steam-engines. 17 hp each. 20 rpm

Steamship Flotttisten
Steamship Flottisten from Rättvik
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Freja
Steamship Freja af Fryken from Sunne
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Single cylinder steam-engine with valve-gear and expansion slide-valve.

Steamship Frithiof
Steamship Frithiof from Stockholm
Dry-back fire-tube boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Flodman's valve-gear.

Steamship Färjan 4 from Gothenburg
Steam ferry Färjan 4 from Gothenburg
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Mariefred
Steamship Mariefred from Mariefred
Coal fired Scotch Marine Boiler with two furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Flodman's valve-gear.

Steamship Motala Express from Motala
Steamship Motala Express from Stockholm
Scotch Marine Boiler with two furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steam tug Nalle from Oskarshamn
Steam tug Nalle from Oskarshamn
Oil fired Scotch Marine Boiler with two furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Norrskär
Steamship Norrskär from Vaxholm
Scotch Marine Boiler with three oil fired funaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Flodman's valve-gear.

Steamship Polstjärnan
Steamship Polstjärnan from Karlstad
Scotch Marine Boiler with two furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Saltsjön
Steamship Saltsjön from Stockholm
Scotch Marine Boiler with three oil fired furnaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Flodman's valve-gear.

Steam icebraker Sankt Erik
Steam Icebreaker Sankt Erik from Stockholm
Four single-ended Scotch Marine Boilers with three furnaces each. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Flodman's valve-gear.

Steamship Stockholm in Stockholm
Steamship Stockholm from Stockholm
Scotch Marine Boiler with three furnaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Storskär
Steamship Storskär from Vaxholm
Scotch Marine Boiler with three oil fired funaces. Marine triple expansion steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Trafik from Hjo
Steamship Trafik from Hjo
Scotch Marine Boiler with three oil fired funaces. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Tärnan
Steamship Tärnan from Vaxholm
Scotch Marine Boiler. Marine compound steam-engine.

Steamship Warpen sailing
Steamship Warpen from Bollnäs
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Örnen from Västerås
Steam tug Örnen from Västerås
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Östa from Waxholm
Steamship Östa from Waxholm
Scotch Marine Boiler with one furnace. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Steamship Östersund
Steamship Östersund from Arvesund
Scotch Marine Boiler. Marine compound steam-engine with Stephenson's link-motion.

Swiss Steamships

Paddle steamers La Suisse sailing
Paddle steamers La Suisse sailing from Lausanne-Ouchy
Scotch fire tube boiler with two oil fired furnaces. Compound marine steam engine with Gooch valve-gear.

Steamship Lötschberg moored in Interlaken Ost
Steamship Lötschberg from Interlaken Ost
One three pass fire tube boiler, with one oil fired furnaces. Compound marine steam engine with Gooch valve-gear.

Paddle steamer Rône steaming ahead
Paddle Steamer Rône from Lausanne-Ouchy
Two Scotch fire tube boilers each with one oil fired furnace. Compound marine steam engine with pressurized lubrication and hydraulic valve-gear.

Steamship Schiller moored
Steamship Schiller from Lucerne
Three pass boiler, with one oil fired furnace. Compound marine steam engine with Gooch valve-gear.

Paddle Steamer Simplon sailing
Steamship Simplon from Lausanne-Ouchy
Two Scotch fire tube boiler each with one oil fired furnaces. Compound engine with Gooch valve-gear.

Paddle steamer Stadt Luzern sailing
Steamship Stadt Luzern from Lucerne
Two Scotch fire tube boilers, each with two oil fired furnaces. Tre cylinder marine steam engine with hydraulic Stumpf valve-gear.

Paddle Steamer Stadt Rapperswil ready to depart
Steamship Stadt Rapperswil from Wollishofen - Zürich
One three-pass boiler with one oil fired furnace. Compound marine steam engine with Gooch valve-gear.

Steamship-Unterwalden-moored
Steamship Unterwalden from Lucerne
Three pass boiler, with one oil fired furnace. Compound marine steam engine with Gooch valve-gear.