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Mystic Seaport Num: 1958.931.39

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City of Chester

Steamship Line: Inman Line Built: Caird & Co., Greenock, Scotland Year Built: 1873
Routes: Liverpool-Queenstown-NY
Passengers:1st class: 125; 2nd class: 80; 3rd class: 1,310
History:Transferred to American Line in 1893. Renamed CHESTER (1893), Sedgwick (1898), ARIZONA (1905) NAPOLETANO (Italian Line). Scrapped 1907.
Machinery:Single-screw, 15 knots
Masts and funnels:3 masts, 1 funnel