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Mystic Seaport Num: 1993.123.193

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Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.260

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Friedrich der Grosse

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd Built: A. G. "Vulkan", Stettin, Germany Year Built: 1896
Routes: Bremen-NY; Bremen-Australia
History:Renamed HURON (Munson Line, 1917), CITY OF HONOLULU (Los Angeles Steamship Co., 1922). Caught fire in her first voyage as CITY OF HONOLULU. After passengers and crew were safely removed, she was sunk by gunfire as a menace to navigation.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 15 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 2 funnels