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Project funded in part by the Gladys Brooks Foundation

Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1958.931.2
Mystic Seaport Num: 1958.931.2
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Alaska

Steamship Line: Guion Line Built: John Elder & Co., Glasgow Year Built: 1881
Routes: Liverpool-Queenstown-NY
Passengers:
History:Won Atlantic Blue Ribbon in April 1882 for a record Atlantic crossing of 7 days, 6 hours, 43 minutes. Laid up 1894. In 1897 renamed MAGALLANES, sailed as charter for Cia Trasatlatica. Sold for scrap 1899, but resold as a hulk. Broken up 1902.
Machinery:Single-screw, 17 knots
Masts and funnels:4 masts, 2 funnels