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Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


1987.62.57
Mystic Seaport Num: 1987.62.57
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1993.123.25
Mystic Seaport Num: 1993.123.25
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Scythia

Steamship Line: Cunard Line Built: Vickers, Armstrong, Newcastle, England Year Built: 1920
Routes: Liverpool-NY
Passengers:1st class: 350; 2nd class: 350; 3rd class: 1,600
History:Troopship in WWII. Resumed transatlantic service in 1948. Reconditioned 1950; tonnage increased. Accommodations for 245 1st class and 639 tourist class. Placed in England-Canada service. Scrapped 1958.
Machinery:Twin-screw, 16.5 knots
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 1 funnel