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No: 98   Contributor: RenĂ© ter Wiel   Year: 2004   Manufacturer: Weduwe Boele, Netherlands   Country: The Netherlands

In 1896 is the casco of the "Succes" (about 40m long, 7m wide, 12m hoog and 2m depth) built by Weduwe Boele (P. Boele en Pzn) in Slikkerveer (Netherlands). The two triple expansion steam engines at 250 PSI (about 350 hp each)) are built in 1915 by H.J. Koopman in Dordrecht (Netherlands) and . The two-fire Scottish kettle (workpressure 15 atm.; 150 m2 heated surface, about 15m3 water) was built by Fa. Biesbosch in Dordrecht (again in the Netherlands). After converting from coal to oil the kettle was placed on 'oilburners'.
Picture added on 12 November 2006
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Weduwe Boele, Netherlands

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