Skip to content

Search Collections

Spartan

PC047.02.0300.00881 (RS144602)

Description

Spartan was a coastal steamship built of steel by Harlan & Hollingsworth at Wilmington, Del. in 1883 and owned by the Boston and Philadelphia Steamship Company for service between these two cities. In March 1905 she struck a reef on the SE end of Block Island and was wrecked. LOA 222ft. Beam 37ft. Displ. 1596tons gross.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
Nathaniel L. Stebbins photographic collection
Collection Code
PC047
Dates
1886-05-19
Physical Description
1 photograph
Dimensions
9.25x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Stebbins negative: 881
GUSN
276856
Reference Code
PC047.02.0300.00881

Record details

Originator
Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)
Other Organizations
Harlan and Hollingsworth Company
Descriptive Terms
Goelet Cup, 1886
coasters (watercraft)
merchant vessels
steamships
Material Type
photographs
Places
Wilmington (New Castle county, Delaware)
Notes
p

Comments