Event Summary

Inman Line ships to screw propeller

Date

1861

Description

The German-owned Inman Staemship line shifted to screw poropeller for its steamships; Cunard persisted with paddle wheels

Lecture

Technology/Science/Environment

Timeline 1

Maritime New York, 1860 - to present

Timeline 2

Marine Propulsion and Shipbuilding Technology, 1685�1945

Record ID

1119