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Mystic Seaport Num: 1987.62.67

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Mystic Seaport Num: 1993.123.274

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Empress of France

Steamship Line: Canadian Pacific Line Built: Wm. Beardmore & Co., Glasgow, Scotland Year Built: 1913
Routes: Liverpool-Quebec
Passengers:1st class: 287; 2nd class: 505; 3rd class: 848
History:Built as ALSATIAN for Allan Line. Acquired by Candaian Pacific in 1919, renamed EMPRESS OF FRANCE. Made a world cruise from NY in 1923. Put in trans-Pacific service Dec. 1928 for one year. Last voyage Southampton-NY October 1931. Scrapped 1935.
Machinery:Quadruple-screw, 19.5 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 2 funnels