Definition of Side-wheeler
1. Noun. A paddle steamer having a paddle wheel on each side.
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Literary usage of Side-wheeler
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Collections of the Kansas State Historical Society by Kansas State Historical Society (1906)
"A large side-wheeler. Sunk at mouth of Grand river, Missouri, ... Large side-wheeler in the Omaha trade. Burned at New Orleans. 1860. Cornelia. ..."
2. History of Portland, Oregon, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of by Harvey Whitefield Scott (1890)
"Perces Chief, stern wheeler, built in 1863; Enterprise, stern wheeler, built in 1863; Senator, stern wheeler, built in 1863; Oneonta, side wheeler, ..."
3. History of American Steam Navigation by John Harrison Morrison (1908)
"the opposite to what they would he on a side-wheeler, as the working platforms of a side-wheeler are on the outboard side' of the engines, ..."
4. Romantic Weekends the Carolinas & the Georgia Coast by Norman Renouf, Kathy Renouf (1999)
"Of these, the Side-Wheeler Fried Green Tomato Sandwich, fresh local green ... The Side-Wheeler Riverfront Grille is open for lunch, Monday through Saturday, ..."
5. Some Account of Steam Navigation in New England by Francis Boardman Crowninshield Bradlee (1920)
"The " John Brooks" (side-wheeler), "City Point," "Lily," "Shoe City," and " Putnam ... Mention should also be made of a small side-wheeler well known to ..."