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Mystic Seaport Num: 1958.931.42

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Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.522

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Steamship Line: North German Lloyd Built: Blohm & Voss, Hamburg, 1896 Year Built: 1896
Routes: 1897-1914-Bremen-NY; 1906-1913-Genoa-Naples-NY; also Bremen-Phila.-Baltimore(-Galveston) and Bremen-Australia
Passengers:1st class: 230; 2nd class: 227; 3rd class: 1,935
History:Seized 1917 by USA, renamed MERCURY (troopship). Charted 1920 to Baltic Steamship Corp. but did not run for them. Scrapped 1924.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 15.5 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 2 funnels