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Project funded in part by the Gladys Brooks Foundation

Imigration and Steamship Photos

1862-1927


Statendam

Steamship Line: Holland-America Line Built: Harland & Wolff, Belfast, Ireland Year Built: 1929
Routes: Rotterdam-NY
Passengers:
History:Launched at Belfast in 1924, eventually towed to Rotterdam for completion. Maiden voyage April 1929. Laid up in Sept. 1939. Destroyed by fire during Nazi invasion of the Netherlands, May 1940.
Machinery:
Masts and funnels:2 masts, 3 funnels