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Project funded in part by the Gladys Brooks Foundation

Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1978.184.5
Mystic Seaport Num: 1978.184.5
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Scotia

Steamship Line: Cunard Line Built: Robert Napier & Sons, Glasgow, Scotland Year Built: 1862
Routes: Liverpool-NY
Passengers:
History:The last Cunard paddle-wheel steamer. In December 1863 made the Queenstown-NY run in a record-breaking 8 days, 3 hours. Sold in 1878. Converted to twin-screw cable-laying vessel. Wrecked off Guam in March 1904.
Machinery:Paddle-wheels, 13.5 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 2 funnels