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Name Official number Flag IMO
SAALE    DEU   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1886  21/04/1886   
Vessel type Vessel description
Passenger Liner  Steel Screw Steamer 4 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Govan Fairfield  312 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
4965 grt /  / 439.6 ft  48.1 ft  17.4 ft   
Engine builder Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Ltd., Govan
Engine detail
1-screw, steam T.3cyl (44, 70 & 108 x 72") 1300hp 17.5 kts.
1902 New engine, T.3cyl (26, 44 & 70 x 48") 340nhp by Townsend & Downey SB Co, New York. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen  Bremen   
Other names
1901 J L LUCKENBACH - 1922 PRINCESS - 1923 MADISON 
Subsequent owner and registration history
1901 Luckenbach Transportation & Wrecking Co, New York and renamed J L LUCKENBACH
1919 Luckenbach SS Co. Inc., New York
1922 Archibald M. Ostrom, New York and renamed PRINCESS
1923 renamed MADISON
 
Vessel history
30/06/1900 alongside the NDL wharf at Hoboken, suffered a disasterous fire and was abandoned by those who could get away. Finally dragged off, she drifted down to Bedloe's Island. 109 people, including her captain died in the fire. Given up by NDL as a constructive loss but bought by the Luckenbach Transportation & Wrecking Co, New York and rebuilt as a cargo ship, 4920grt 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1924  Broken Up  
Disposal Detail
June 1924 scrapped in Italy 
 

 



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