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Kaiser Wilhelm II

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd Built: "Vulkan", Stettin, Germany Year Built: 1889
Routes: Bremen-Southampton-NY
Passengers:1st class: 120; 2nd class: 80; 3rd class: 1,000
History:Sank at pier in Genoa June 1893. Refloated, reconditioned and altered to two masts; tonnage increased to 6,990. Wrecked in 1908.
Machinery:Single-screw, 16 knots
Masts and funnels:4 masts, 2 funnels