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SS Oroya

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SS Oroya

1895 Grounded in the Bay of Naples; after refloating she was taken to the Alexandra Graving Dock in Belfast for repair by Harland and Wolff. Charles F. Parsons wrote to The Engineer extolling the virtues of the bronze propeller used on the ship[1]

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  1. The Engineer 1895/07/05