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 TypeShip  SortBuilt  SortTonnage  Sort   DimensionsLine  Sort
 S/SItaly18704 169 gross   389ft x 42.3ftNational Line
 S/SElysia (1)18732 733 gross   351ft x35ft x 29.7ftAnchor Line
 S/SArizona18795 147 gross   450.2ft x 45.4ftGuion Line
 S/SAustral18815 524 gross   456ft x 48.2ftAnchor Line
 S/SElbe18814 510 gross   416.5ft x 45ftNorddeutscher Lloyd
 S/SAlaska18816 932 gross   500ft x 50ftGuion Line
 S/SFulda18824 816 gross   429.8ft x 45.9ftNorddeutscher Lloyd
 S/SWerra18824 817 gross   433.1ft x 45.9ftNorddeutscher Lloyd
 S/SOregon18837 374 gross   501ft x 54.2ftGuion Line
 S/SOregon18837 347 gross   501ft x 54.2ftCunard Line
 S/SRuapehu18834 262 gross   389ft x 46ftBeaver Line
 S/SEider18834 722 gross   429.8ft x 47ftNorddeutscher Lloyd
 S/STongariro18834 163 gross   389ft x 46ftBeaver Line
 S/SLake Simcoe18844 912 gross   429.8ft x 47ftBeaver Line
 S/SEms18844 730 gross   429.8ft x 47ftNorddeutscher Lloyd
 S/SUmbria18847 718 gross   501.6ft x 57.2ftCunard Line
 S/SEtruria18847 718 gross   501.6ft x 57.2ftCunard Line

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A selection of articles dedicated to help you in your genealogy search for your Norwegian ancestors. Transcripts and pictures of historic documents in connection with the ships and emigration. Also including articles about Pioneers & Norwegian Settlements Around the World
Articles about selected ships ships and special events in their history. Descriptions of some of the great maritime disasters involving emigrant ships, like the wrecking of the steamer Atlantic of the White Star Line, sinking of the ocean liner Empress of Ireland and the Thingvalla line steamer Norge disaster. Check this section if you have an interest in shipwrecks.
This section contains articles describing the transatlantic voyage, the condition of the steerage accommodations and the experience of an ocean travel on an emigrant ship. You will find in-depth studies concerning the emigration process, statistics and facts, and information about the immigration processing centers line Castle Garden and Ellis Island.
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