Steamboats.org "Wake of the Str. America" Tour 2006

Discover the remainings of historic Rose Island amusement park as the Steamboats.org community members saw it on the 2006 "Wake of the Str. America" Tour on Jim's Dream, accompanied by the steam launch Missie.

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  • JIM'S DREAM pulling out for Rose Island.  » Click to zoom ->

    JIM'S DREAM pulling out for Rose Island.

  • JIM'S DREAM at Rose Island  » Click to zoom ->

    JIM'S DREAM at Rose Island

  • The three boats that went, MISSIE, Tom Schiffer's brother John's 24' pontoon and JIM'S DREAM.  » Click to zoom ->

    The three boats that went, MISSIE, Tom Schiffer's brother John's 24' pontoon and JIM'S DREAM.

  • The few people who stayed back on the JIMS DREAM watched as the explorers set out to the west with the intentions of bringing back a comprehensive set of photographs and information about the territory  » Click to zoom ->

    The few people who stayed back on the JIMS DREAM watched as the explorers set out to the west with the intentions of bringing back a comprehensive set of photographs and information about the territory

  • "Capt" Franz Neumeier is at the helm on the flying bridge of the JIMS DREAM ...  » Click to zoom ->

    "Capt" Franz Neumeier is at the helm on the flying bridge of the JIMS DREAM ...

  • Capt Alan L. Bates in a discussion with Jo Ann Schoen and Barbara Hameister, just inside the door is Pat Carr.  » Click to zoom ->

    Capt Alan L. Bates in a discussion with Jo Ann Schoen and Barbara Hameister, just inside the door is Pat Carr.

  • Keith Baylor and his wife, Kenny Howe, Jim Blum, Don Sanders and Jim Reisig (from right) are watching Capt. Leonie steering JIM's DREAM.  » Click to zoom ->

    Keith Baylor and his wife, Kenny Howe, Jim Blum, Don Sanders and Jim Reisig (from right) are watching Capt. Leonie steering JIM's DREAM.

  • Watching Capt Walnut fire up MISSIE for trip back to Harrod's Creek.  » Click to zoom ->

    Watching Capt Walnut fire up MISSIE for trip back to Harrod's Creek.

  • Capt. Leonie at the steering wheel of JIM'S DREAM.  » Click to zoom ->

    Capt. Leonie at the steering wheel of JIM'S DREAM.

  • Capt. Tom Schiffer, with steam up
departs for the 7 mile trip down river and the 1/4
mile trip up Harrods Creek for home.  » Click to zoom ->

    Capt. Tom Schiffer, with steam up departs for the 7 mile trip down river and the 1/4 mile trip up Harrods Creek for home.

  • Tom Schiffer's beautiful steam launch MISSIE.  » Click to zoom ->

    Tom Schiffer's beautiful steam launch MISSIE.

  • MISSIE loading and unloading for short excursion trips.  » Click to zoom ->

    MISSIE loading and unloading for short excursion trips.

  • Tom Schiffer and his MISSIE.  » Click to zoom ->

    Tom Schiffer and his MISSIE.

  • Kenny Howe enjoying a short trip on the MISSIE.  » Click to zoom ->

    Kenny Howe enjoying a short trip on the MISSIE.

  • Jim Reisig enjoying a short trip on the MISSIE.  » Click to zoom ->

    Jim Reisig enjoying a short trip on the MISSIE.



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