deep at the keel
No. 3406 6-cylinder diesel
engine, cranking a 55 kw Kato AC electric generator (for propulsion only), which
powers two 75 hp. electric drive motors, one next to each of the two side-paddlewheels.
The genuine, and moving "Gallows
A- Frame Walking Beam Engine", is for show only. Modeled
after the type found on the steamer
"Francis Skiddy" of the
gold rush era, circa 1900's. It was saved from the original "Southern
Seas" ( I ).
by: Naval architect Ben Ostlund, during 1976.
the WDW Central Shops, and Drydock area during 1977.