Old Tacoma Marine, Inc.

ferry Skansonia #1

Fairbanks-Morse Diesel Engine in the retired ferry Skansonia
Model #: 35F10 (6) Engine #:
Bore & Stroke: 10" x 12 1/2" Cylinders: six
Horsepower: 240 RPM: 400
Current Owner: The Skansonia Waterfront Catering link
Current Location: Seattle, Washington map
Current Condition: Inoperable

Engine History

The ferry Skansonia is powered by two Fairbanks-Morse 35F10 (6) diesel engines, installed when the ferry was built in 1928. The Skansonia is now a stationary events venue, and the engine room is virtually untouched since the vessel's 1970s decommissioning.

External Links

the MV Skansonia page
the Evergreen Fleet's Skansonia Page
Photos of the Skansonia's Fairbanks-Morse diesel engines on Flickr
Articles about the Skansonia on Wordpress