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SS Russia

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1867 Built by J. and G. Thomson

1869 Cunard Royal Mail screw steamship Russia raced against the Inman Royal Mail screw steamer City of Paris across the Atlantic from New York to Liverpool; the race was close run, despite some mechanical problems and the resulted was subject of argument[1]

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  1. The Engineer 1869/2/26