Mitch Blank's North-German Genealogy Site
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This page created January 30th, 2000, last updated April 26th, 2018
Built for the Hamburg American Line by J & G Thomson, launched 13 SEP 1882. 3,969 tons, 373 x 45 feet, straight bow, 2 funnels, 3 masts, steel construction, screw propulsion, service speed 15 knots. Accommodation for 150 1st class, 100 2nd class, and 700 3rd class passengers. Maiden voyage 28 FEB 1883, Hamburg-Havre-New York. Last voyage 11 NOV 1889, Hamburg-Southampton-New York. Sold in 1889 and renaned Versailles. Scrapped in 1914.
Image: © Ships of Our Ancestors, Peabody Essex Museum