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1888 Launched, 4 months after her sister ship SS City of New York
Sailed between Liverpool and New York.
Owned by Inman and International Steamship Co
1890 Involved in an accident when an engine failed and caused damage that breached the water-tight nature of the hull; the presence of sufficient bulkheads was said to be the reason for the survival of the vessel
1891 For description of works see 1891 The Practical Engineer