Image Archive



Detailed Record


Title: S.S. METAPAN, port view, aground at entrance to Ambrose Channel, October 16, 1914

Accession Number: 1964.660.1256
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Type: gelatin glass negative
Maker: Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
Place: USA, NY
Date: 1914-10-16
Materials: glass
Description: Gelatin glass negative of Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.; neg. #5145; port view of S.S. METAPAN aground at entrance to Ambrose Channel, October 16, 1914; see 1964.660.1257-1263, 1290-1293. From wreck record: American steamship, steel, built 1909, United Fruit Company; cargo: fruit, coffee, general, passengers, October 16 sunk by collision, damage patched, cargo removed, pumped out.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m170716    Information regarding reproductions