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18th Jan 2018
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Member Stats
Member No. 4750
Registered 18th Jan 2018
Last Online 14th Nov 2018
City Modbury SA 5092
Country Australia
Boats in Harbour 1
Sailing Locations 0
Forum Posts 0
Photos Posted 4
Likes Received 9
Likes Given 9
2 Total Posts
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ps marion
Type: Other
Petty Officer
Ranks Points
Fleet Admiral 1000
Admiral 800
Captain 600
Commander 400
Lieutenant 200
Sub-Lieutenant 100
Chief Petty Officer 50
Petty Officer 25
Seaman 10
Apprentice 2
Recruit 0
5 points away from Chief Petty Officer!
Activity Worth Awarded
Boats in Harbour 8 8
Forum Thread 5 0
Forum Post 2 0
Event 8 0
Photo Gallery 10 10
Photos Response 3 0
Video Post 15 0
Video Response 3 0
Build Blog 20 0
Blog Post 5 0
Blog Response 3 0
Sailor 8 0
Guestbook Post 8 0
Liked Posts 1 9
Received Likes 2 18
45 Total Points
Recent Posts
ps marion by Tim-P Petty Officer   Posted: 10 months ago
[Score: 5/10] 43" ps marion - Comments: still under construction. The original boat is still running at Mannum on the River Murray South Australia. The Marion was first commissioned in 1896 and the hull flowed i 1897 used as a barge then in 1900 was converted to a towing vessel having a Marshal & son 2 cylinder semi-portable steam engine and paddles plus a super structure added , in 1908 she was converted to a passenger and cargo then in to a passenger boat alone she spent money years on th Murray running between Renmark, Morgan, and Goolwa at the Murray mouth in 1989 she made her last commercial voyage under Captain Bill Drage from Renmark to Mannum were she was restored and runs lunch, and dinner cruses and over knight cruses. their will be a steam rally in November 2018 at mannum. for more information visit

Timothy David by Tim-P Petty Officer   Posted: 1 year ago
My farther made this tug boat for me in about 1949-1950, it came out to Australia with my in 1977 I have just about finnished re-fitting it out .