Definition of Side-wheeler

1. Noun. A paddle steamer having a paddle wheel on each side.

Generic synonyms: Paddle Steamer, Paddle-wheeler



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Side-wheeler

side-foot
side-glance
side-lobe
side-lock
side-locks
side-look
side-necked turtle
side-netting
side-saddle
side-scroller
side-scrollers
side-slip
side-splitting
side-to-side
side-wheel
side-wheeler (current term)
side-whiskers
side arm
side by side
side by side(p)
side center
side chain
side chair
side chapel
side chest
side chests
side dish
side dishes
side door
side drum

Literary usage of Side-wheeler

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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 ..."

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