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Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1993.123.21
Mystic Seaport Num: 1993.123.21
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Niagara

Steamship Line: Union Steamship Co. of New Zealand Built: John Brown & Co. Clydebank, Glasgow, Scotland Year Built: 1888
Routes: Trans-Pacific
Passengers:
History:For a number of years was the largest passenger ship trading to Australia from North American Pacific ports. Struck a mine and sunk in NZ July 19, 1940.
Machinery:Triple-screw, 18 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 2 funnels