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La Champagne

Steamship Line: French Line Built: Cie. Générale Transatlantique (Penhoet), St. Nazaire, France Year Built: 1885
Routes: Havre-NY
Passengers:1st class: 390; 2nd class: 65; 3rd class: 600
History:Masts reduced to 2 in 1896. Transferred to Central American service in 1905. Wrecked off St. Nazaire, May 1912.
Machinery:Single-screw, 17 knots
Masts and funnels:4 masts, 2 funnels