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Noun1.paddlewheel - a large wheel fitted with paddles and driven by an engine in order to propel a boatpaddlewheel - a large wheel fitted with paddles and driven by an engine in order to propel a boat
paddle - a blade of a paddle wheel or water wheel
paddle box, paddle-box - a wooden covering for the upper part of a paddlewheel
wheel - a simple machine consisting of a circular frame with spokes (or a solid disc) that can rotate on a shaft or axle (as in vehicles or other machines)
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In addition, a third main marina float will be located west of the paddlewheel boat's berth and it will also have five finger floats attached to it on the western side.
THESE colour photographs of the famous Tees paddlewheel tug boat, The John H Amos, have been submitted by John Severs.
The new authentic paddlewheel makes for a quieter and smoother cruise, while having less impact on the environment.
Others were strung out along the Burma Road, China's lifeline, 1,000 miles by truck, train, and riverboat--the paddlewheel steamers that still plied the Irrawaddy River in 1941.
His uncle had been perched on the cover of a ferry paddlewheel at Eastham, toasting bemused passengers with a bottle of whisky.
Structural framework, decks, and paddlewheel have deteriorated, and the wiring is unsafe.
Additional, emergency aeration was provided by a tractor driven paddlewheel when the dissolved oxygen concentration decreased below 3 ppm.
The Queen Mary riverboat made her turn at the mighty crescent, hugging the shore with her paddlewheel kicking up the water like hot popcorn.
The happy couple married at Paddlewheel Park, Canada.
The NASA-inspired Discovery Pyramid and the 3D IMAX Theater are other great options, as is the spacious Colonel Paddlewheel Boat that offers a variety of cruises on the Offats Bayou.
To provide oxygen, water is slowly moved through the sock with tractor-powered or electric paddlewheel aerators.
In addition to Woltman meters, other types of turbine meters include axial, single jet and multi jet, paddlewheel, Pelton wheel, and propeller.