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STEAMBOAT NATCHEZ - A truly classic expression of the best of America's great steamboat tradition.

1974

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1974

Construction of the NATCHEZ

The Steamboat NATCHEZ was built at Bergeron Shipyard in Braithwaite, Louisiana about 20 miles downriver from New Orleans. One journalist who visited the shipyard during construction wrote, “The most striking and instantly visible attraction of the NATCHEZ is her beauty. Rolled steel has been fitted to give the hull and decks more sheer and camber than that of the BELLE OF LOUISVILLE. Passengers will actually feel this graceful design under their feet as they walk about.”

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Christmas Eve Dinner on the NATCHEZ!

All decorated to welcome you aboard the Steambaot NATCH…

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New Years Eve - Celebrate on the Natchez

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Really want to know the calliope?

Details and music from Capt. Clarke "Doc" Hawley as rec…

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