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Mystic Seaport Num: 1993.123.50

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Prinzess Alice

Steamship Line: North German Lloyd Built: "Vulkan", Stettin, Germany Year Built: 1900
Routes: Bremen-NY; Bremen-Far East
History:Mainly in Far East service. Purchased from Hamburg-American Line in 1903 (ex-KIAUTSCHOU). Renamed PRINCESS MATOIKA (!917); PRESIDENT ARTHUR (1921); CITY OF HONOLULU (1924). Badly damaged by fire as CITY OF HONOLULU in 1930. Sold to shipbreakers in 1933.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 15.5 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 2 funnels