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Our Atlantic steamship service

Our Atlantic steamship service

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Published by s.n. in [Kingston, Ont.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Steamboats.,
  • Saint Lawrence, Gulf of -- Navigation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesQueen"s quarterly.
    Statementby Sandord Fleming.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (8 fr.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19097473M
    ISBN 100665062370

    The steamship era sailed on. In , the hybrid vessel Savannah made the first Atlantic crossing powered in part by steam; only 80 hours of the hour voyage were by steam rather than by sail. In , the British and American Steam Navigation Co.’s Sirius left Ireland with 40 paying passengers for a historic voyage to New York. It took 18 days and the Sirius ran out of coal—the crew. Chart of the Atlantic showing the routes used by the Allan Line between England and Canadian Ports. The traveler from London is taken directly to the landing-stage at which the steamer is lying. The Liverpool sailing day is Thursday and the time p.m. in .

    In April , the company name was changed from Pan-Atlantic Steamship Corporation to Sea-Land Service, Inc., an international shipping company. From to , SeaLand became notable for delivering 1, containers a month to the Indochina peninsula during the Vietnam War, resulting in $ million in revenues from the U.S. Defense arters: Miramar, Florida. A steamship, often referred to as a steamer, is a type of steam-powered vessel, typically ocean-faring and seaworthy, that is propelled by one or more steam engines that typically move (turn) propellers or first steamships came into practical usage during the early s; however, there were exceptions that came before. Steamships usually use the prefix designations of "PS.

    From the evidence taken, it appears that the steamship Atlantic, of the White Star Line, of 2, tons register, sailed from Liverpool on the 20 th day of March, and Queenstown on the 21 st, for New York, commanded by Captain James A. Willams, who held a certificate as extra master, first officer James W. Firth, holding a certificate as master. Atlantic Steamship Book Lot The Sway Of The Grand Saloon by John Malcolm Brinnin & Transatlantic by Stephen Fox. R Delivery time is estimated using our proprietary method which is based on the buyer's proximity to the item location, the shipping service selected, the seller's shipping history, and other factors. Delivery times may vary Seller Rating: % positive.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Caption title: Note on our Atlantic steamship service. "Offprint from Queen's Quarterly." Reproduction of original in:. This abundantly illustrated hardcover book traces the history of the vast fleet of passenger steamers once operated on the Great Lakes and St.

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From to the present day, the Atlantic has been home to hundreds of ocean liners and cruise ships, each more lavish than the last all of them symbols of wealth and luxury.

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A metal-hulled, steam-powered vessel fitted with a propeller instead of paddle wheels, its lack of a bowsprit, its metal railing and its many other design innovations made it one of the most advanced ships on the sea; it was, in effect. Caption title: Note on our Atlantic steamship service.

15 p. Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.]: HathiTrust Digital Library, MiAaHDL: Description: 1 online resource. Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1.

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Atlantic was a steamboat that sank on Lake Erie after a collision with the steamer Ogdensburg on 20 Augustwith the loss of at least but perhaps as many as lives.

The loss of life made this disaster, in terms of loss of life from the sinking of a single vessel, the fifth-worst tragedy in the history of the Great : E.

B. Ward, Detroit or E. B. and S. Ward, St. Clair.Thus was inaugurated the service which developed into the famous Allan Line, the oldest of the North Atlantic steamship companies running to Canada At that time the navigation of the St.

Lawrence, always tricky, was far more formidable than it is now, for the channel was poorly lighted, and the pilots were frequently incompetent.William Flayhart's "Perils of the Atlantic: Steamship Disasters, to the Present" is a well researched and well written book.

The reasonable cost is absolutely worth the price to have this little jewel on the bookshelf. Each chapter describes one ship's life and loss.5/5.