Steamer La Savoie

Str. La Savoy

Title: Steamer La Savoy (sic)

Date: between 1900 and 1905

Photographer: Detroit Publishing Company

Source: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/det1994004914/PP/

Notes: Title on image is spelled incorrectly (actually La Savoie)

 

  • Built by Chantiers de Penhoet, St. Nazaire, France
  • 11,168 gross tons;
  • 176.8 m long;
  • 18.3 m wide.
  • Steam triple expansion engines, twin screw.
  • 1,055 passengers (437 first class, 118 second class, 500 third class)
  • Le Havre-New York service.
  • Refitted as a French Navy auxiliary cruiser in 1914.
  • Resumed Le Harve-New York service 1919-27.
  • Scrapped at Dunkirk in 1927

 

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:La_Savoie_(ship,_1901)

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