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Tour of Belle’s Calliope - Part 2 of 6

Calliope History

A calliope was originally built to replace the organ in a church. It was too loud from the beginning, so the instrument was moved to a steamboat to be used as an advertising tool.

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Calliope Gallery

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Calliope | Landing | Firebox | Pilothouse | Paddlewheel | Engine Room | Smokestacks | Bell | Rudder | Brig | ‘Scape Pipes | Belle on the River | Safety Features | Steam Whistle | Decks
 

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