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HMS Southampton

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Actually a Royal Mail Steamship (RMS), a fine paddle boat.

Owned by London and South-Western Railway Company, and ran with passengers between Jersey and Southampton.

1897 Used by Yarrow and Co to temporarily home workers during the infamous strikes of the time. [1]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1897/10/08