1707. The first record is that of a 15 mile trip by steam boat made by Denis Papin, travelling on the Fulda River.
The first steam boat was made by Robert Fulton, it made its maiden voyage on August 17, 1807. Fulton's boat had a 24-horsepower Boulton and Watt engine that was controlled by the pressure of steam and a partial vacuum.
Robert Fulton was the creator of The Steam Powered Engine Boat.
First trial of steam boat was done in 1787 by John Finch.
the steam boat was invented first
The North River Steamboat (Clermont) made the first trip.
the steam boat and the steam locomotive ( train )
That is a boat driven by steam power.
a steamboat was a boat with a kind of engine made of steam
Robert Fulton on the Clermont.
who made the first aluminium boat
Steam Boat Willie
Robert Fulton was the man who invented the Steam Boat For more information about Robert Fulton and inventing the steam boat go to: http://www.kiac-usa.com/clermont.html
Robert Fulton Incorporated several of American inventor John Fitch's steamboat's designs into his own, being the first man to actually build a steam powered boat.
I think John Fitch made the steamboat!!!