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Ship Patricia


Description
Descriptions of the S. S. Patricia


Author
American Family Immigration History Center


Publisher
http://www.ellisisland.org


Source Text
Built by A/G Vulcan Shipyard, Stettin, Germany, 1899. 13023 gross tons; 585 (bp) feet long; 62 feet wide. Steam quadruple expansion engines, twin screw.  Service speed 13 knots.  2489 passengers ( 162 first class, 184 second class, 2143 third class ).
Built for Hamburg-American Line, German flag, in 1899. Hamburg-New York service. Laid-up 1914-1919. Transferred to United States Government, American flag, in 1919 and renamed USS Patricia. US Government service. Transferred to British Government, British flag, in 1920. Scrapped in 1921.