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Mystic Seaport Num: 1999.175.892

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H.H. Meier

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd Built: Sir W. G. Armstrong, Whitworth & Co., Newcastle, England Year Built: 1892
Routes: Bremen-NY; Bremen-Baltimore; Bremen-South America
Passengers:1st class: 75; 2nd class: 300; 3rd class: 1,000
History:Launched 1891 as LUCANIA for McIver. Transferred 1892 to NDL. Renamed MANUEL CALVO for Cia Trasatlántica 1901. Laid up 1936. Rebuilt as cargo steamer. Laid up 1950. Became DRAGO for Spanish Line 1952. Scrapped 1959.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 13.5 knots
Masts and funnels:3 masts, 1 funnel