City of New York

Ship Name

City of New York

Type

twin-screw steamship

Origins/Provenance

German/Inman line

Era

Age of Steam and Steel (1866-1920)

Year Launched

1889

Home Waters

transatlantic

Function

Commercial

Displacement (tons)

10600

Primary Propulsion

Fuel/Steam

Propulsion Specifications

twin screw

Hull

steel

Top Speed (knots)

24

Historical Note

Along with sister ship, The City of Paris, regularly made westward crossing of Atlantic averaging 20 knots.

Record Id: 204