May 25, 2017 The Pioneer Passing Mozambala with Boats in Tow Laden with Parts of the Steamer for Dr. Livingstone, 1862 The necessity of disassembling and reassembling steamboats greatly raised the expense of river transport. The Illustrated London News, 2 August 1862. Courtesy of University of Missouri Libraries. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.