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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
56,551 gross 1914 at Hamburg, Germany by Blohm & Voss White Star Line 915.5ft x 100.1ft x 58.2ft 
 1922 ex "Bismarck" of HAPAGAtlantic Journey ID 3883
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Majestic (2), White Star Line steamship
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The Majestic (2) was laid down in 1913 as the Bismarck for the Hamburg America Line. She was completed in 1921 by Blohm & Voss in Hamburg. In 1922 she was purchased by White Star and renamed Majestic. She had a tonnage of 56,551 tons gross, 38,033 under deck and 26,324 net. She had 6 decks and shelter deck and a semi-cruiser stern. She was fitted with electric light, wireless and submarine signalling device. Water ballast. Propulsion: 8 steam turbines; engine by Blohm & Voss. She had quadruple screws. Call sign: KMCH Official registration #: 146555. Owners: Oceanic Steam Navigation Co. Ltd. (White Star Line) Port of registry: Liverpool

White Star Line steamship Majestic (2)
S/S Majestic (2)
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