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Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1987.62.30
Mystic Seaport Num: 1987.62.30
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1987.62.31
Mystic Seaport Num: 1987.62.31
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1993.123.523
Mystic Seaport Num: 1993.123.523
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Belgenland

Steamship Line: Red Star Line Built: Harland & Wolff, Belfast, Ireland Year Built: 1917
Routes: Antwerp-Southampton-NY
Passengers:1st class: 500; 2nd class: 500; 3rd class: 1,500
History:Launched 1914. Named BELGIC 1917, as cargo ship for White Star Line. First voyage as BELGENLAND 1923. Transferred to Panama-Pacific Line 1934. Renamed COLUMBIA. Scrapped in 1936.
Machinery:Triple-screw, 17.5 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 3 funnels