Steam Ship "Lucania" at Stage, Liverpool

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Date:1900 - 1909 (c.)

Description:Lantern slide showing a crowded dock at Liverpool. In the background is a steam ship called the Lucania. Photographed by William Blake.

Built by the Fairfield Shipbuilding Company in Glasgow in the 1890s, the Lucania was the fastest trans-Atlantic passenger ship for a number of years. It was used by Cunard for their Liverpool to New York service until it was destroyed by fire in 1909.

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Creators: Mr William Blake - Creator

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Source: The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

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