S.S. Statendam

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Built by Harlan & Wolff Limited, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1898. 10,491 gross tons; 534 (bp) feet long; 59 feet wide. Steam triple expansion engines, twin screw. Service speed 15 knots. 1,375 passengers (200 first class, 175 second class, 1,000 third class).

Built for Holland - America Line, Dutch flag, in 1898 and named Statendam. Rotterdam-New York service. Sold to Allan State Line, British flag, in 1911 and renamed Scotian. Liverpool-Montreal service. Used as a troopship 1914-18. Transferred to Canadian Pacific Steamships, British flag, in 1922 and renamed Marglen. Laid up in 1925. Scrapped in Italy in 1927.

Source: www.ellisisland.org.