Spartan

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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

steamships
merchant vessels
coasters (watercraft)
photographs

Additional Identification Number

Stebbins negative 881

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC047

Collection Name

Nathaniel L. Stebbins photographic collection

Reference Code

PC047.02.0300.00881

Places

Wilmington (New Castle county, Delaware)

Record Details

Originator

Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)

Material Type

photographs

Other Organizations

Harlan and Hollingsworth Company

Descriptive Terms

Goelet Cup, 1886

Accruals Note

p

Description Level

Item