S.L. Happy Tiger

Owned by John Shoebridge

Hull 

"Gentleman's Steam Gig"  15' long, 6' beam GRP built by Barry Plane of Cooranbong 1976. 4 person capacity, 4 knots.  

Engine

2 1/2 x 3" single cylinder constructed by owner 1973. Slide valve, Slip eccentric. Cast Cylinder otherwise all fabricated

Boiler

Twin drum Lune Valley type water tube constructed by owner 1974. Wood fired, 80lb/in2
Propeller 11 x 12" 3/4"SS shaft 2 : 1 step up chain drive

Other

 
  For further information contact: shoetig@tpg.com.au

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Stockton Creek June 2002