Tacet

Status: No longer a Steamer - Converted to Electric

Owner: Unknown

Area: UK-North West



Tahken

Owner: D. Payne

Area: Australia



Talisker

Status: Steaming

Owner: Simon & John Fellows

Area: UK-Thames


Hull built and fitted out by Tom Peebles (1993-1998) Tom Peebles participated at Portsoy, Coniston and Windermere rallies with one foreign trip to Stavanger (2008). Currently steaming on the Lower Thames at Twickenham Yacht Club and between Richmond and Teddington.


Talisman

Status: Active use

Owner: John Davis

Area: Australia



Tambora

Status: Active use

Owner: K.v.d.Horst, J&W Kappers

Area: Netherlands



Taniwha

Owner: M. Robinson, K. Robinson

Area: UK


New boat completed in 2005. The boat is designed to be transported on the roof of a car. The engine and boiler are easily removed and carried separately. Total 80Kg.


Tarvin Lady

Owner: P. Martelin

Area: France


New boat built to first owner Rodney de Cani’s requirements, first steamed 11 April 1986 on River Dee. Steamed each year since. Acquired late 1998.


Tattershall Castle

Owner: Scottish & Newcastle Retail

Area: UK


New to LNER, later British Transport Commission, ferry on River Humber between Hull and New Holland, withdrawn c1971, last steamed 1974. Now static with bars, bistro, function rooms and nightclub on Victoria Embankment, London. for bookings tel: 0207 8396548


Tecumseh

Owner: M. Givets

Area: New Zealand


New launch, the second of three hulls taken from the 3-part mould, which the owner had commissioned in Christchurch. Fitted out and steam plant installed by owner 2002/3, first steamed Nov 2003.


Tenacious

Status: Steaming

Owner: Doug Brookens

Area: USA


In many ways, the Tenacious project was a group effort. My steamer friends who build scale live steam locomotives locally helped me with design, casting and machining. I have learned so much from all of them. We designed and fabricated the VFT boiler in 2006, I took delivery of the bare hull in the Fall of 2007 and was steaming by late spring 2008.


Tenacity

Owner: R.J. Griffiths

Area: UK-West Midlands


Former motor cruiser, converted to steam by Reg Lindop 1983-6, first steamed 1986. Acquired 1998, re-fitted.


Tern

Status: Steaming

Owner: Jean-Claude Giret

Area: Brussels, Belgium


Launched 2001. Steamed about 300 miles each year. Purchased by John Wood 2012 New Brass/copper canopy designed by "Kiwi" Hunt being fitted 2014.


Testing

Status: Superseded - resting

Owner: Roger C

Area: UK



Thames Esperanza

Status: No longer a Steamer - Converted to Electric

Owner: D. Roberts

Area: UK-Thames


Built as electric launch ESPERANZA, damaged by fire 1911 owned C. Fenner. 1913 owned Brooke Hitchins. Later converted motor drive, later owned J. Bond, and Golding Bros, Windsor. Acquired 1968 hull restored and plant fitted by L.J.M. Weaver 1968-70 and re named. Acquired at Phillips Auction, Henley, July 1992. A letter dated 1911 states she was built in 1896 by S.E. Saunders, Goring on Thames.


The Good Life

Owner: T. Potter

Area: UK-North West


Formerly known as GYPSY TOAD. Aquired 2003. Major refit 2003-2005.


Theodoor

Owner: Pieter and Truus Brittijn

Area: Europe


New boat build and fitted out by owners (2005-2010)


Thistle

Owner: R.W. Dean

Area: UK-Scotland


Built to owners specification, completed 1988. 2000 awaiting refitting.


Thor

Owner: S. Krog

Area: Denmark


Former rowing boat hull fitted out by previous owner Peter Hansen, Dianalund. Acquired 1996 by Søren Krog, steam plant fitted 1997. Originally fitted with Stuart Turner No.1, Single, 2" x 2", sv. (1992). Cast frame, hand fp, max 400 rpm, keel c. Coal-fired VFT boiler (1996). 50psi. HS = 8 sqft approx, grate = ½ sqft, evap = 50 lbs/hr. Prop: 12" x 10". Approx miles steamed 1997 - 50; 1998 - 100; 1999- 75. Reg7 (p.354)


Thunderchild

Owner: P.J.S. Nightingale

Area: UK-West Midlands


First owner A. David Line on Broads. Acquired 1993. 1999 steamed most weekends.


Tiamat

Owner: T. & M. Ray

Area: USA


New name under consideration.


TID 164

Owner: Medway Maritime Museum

Area: UK


Launched 25 September 1945 for MoWT, transferred to Admiralty, served at Port Edgar. December 1962 in reserve at Rosyth. June 1974 acquired for preservation, steamed to River Medway. Now kept at Chatham Historic Dockyard. Steamed regularly. Ref Classic Boat June 1991.


TID 172

Owner: Steam Tid Ltd.

Website: http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~tidtug/index.htm

Area: UK


Built for MoWT, 1946 to Admiralty as W92, and MARTELLO for a short period. 1973 to T.W. Ward Ltd., Grays, for scrap. Then to Albert Groom for preservation. 1988 taken over by present group.


Tiffany

Owner: N. Clarke

Area: UK


New launch fitted out by first owner. Aquired 1986 by Tom Clarke. Laid-up 1989-1999. Then passed to present owner.


Tippecanoe

Status: Steaming

Owner: Michael & Susan Cross

Area: USA


All assembled by owner 1998.


Tixall

Status: Steaming

Owner: Neil & Linda Cocksedge

Area: UK-Midlands


Built 1986 by Stoke-on-Trent Boatbuilders. Original Lune Valley boiler replaced 2006 by VFT type and converted to wood briquettes from coal. Bought by Neil and Linda Cocksedge in March 2015. Since then Tixall has cruised from Middlewich in the north to Braunston in the south. Home mooring Ashwood Marina, Staffs and Worcs Canal. Engine overhaul by John Maltby winter 2017/8. Extensive refit at Stokeboats 2017 to 2019.


Toppings

Owner: W.K. Munsey

Area: UK-Thames


Restored to original electric propulsion


Toroa

Status: Undergoing restoration - Undergoing restoration

Owner: Toroa Preservation Society

Website: http://steamferrytoroa.com

Area: New Zealand



Tosh

Owner: R.J. Davison

Area: UK-Midlands



Trevor

Status: Steaming

Owner: Ian Clayton

Area: UK



Triton

Owner: ?

Area: Germany


New boat built to owner’s specification, steam plant fitted by J. Alex Ritchie and Peter Frost. Additional boatbuilding by Bob Fenton. First steamed 1997. (V belt drive Bosch alternator, 30 amps at 1200 rpm) Aquired 2008. Formerly known as PLUTO.


Tsu-Tsu

Owner: A. Van Veen

Area: Netherlands


Derelict hull acquired in 1974, restored 1976-7, plant fitted 1982, by A. Bever, first steamed at SBA Thames Cruise July 1984. Nov 1994 to Paul Penfold, Chichester. Acquired 1997, steamed regularly.


Tui

Status: Active use

Owner: Alan Atkins

Area: New Zealand


Hull located in an apple orchard in 2004, hull restored and strengthened 2005, steam fit out 2006. Boat was used regularly from 2006 to 2015, then the children arrived and Tui has been laid up since. Now March 2021 with the children 5 & 6 its time to dust off the cobwebs to get her steaming again, so expecting Tui in the water sometime late in 2021.


TUI

Status: Active use

Owner: Reece Cobb

Area: New Zealand



Turmoil

Owner: A.F. Hurst

Area: UK-East Anglia


Acquired by owner 1972 from Rev D. E. Brown, who acquired in 1962 when named THETIS and fitted with a Robey wagon boiler. Ref: LSP May 1963 and Jan 1968, Funnels 73,74 & 75. Reported sunk 2006