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Project funded in part by the Gladys Brooks Foundation

Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1987.62.24
Mystic Seaport Num: 1987.62.24
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1993.123.503
Mystic Seaport Num: 1993.123.503
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Megantic

Steamship Line: White Star Line Built: Harland & Wolff, Belfast, Ireland Year Built: 1909
Routes: Liverpool-Quebec-Montreal
Passengers:1st class: 230; 2nd class: 430; 3rd class: 1,000
History:Laid down as ALBANY for Dominion Line, but taken over by White Star and named MEGANTIC. Sold to Japanese shipbreakers 1933 and broken up. With LAURENTIC, the first ships completed for White Star Line service to Canada.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 17 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 1 funnel