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Name: CHICAGO
Type: Passenger Ship
Launched: 11/10/1866
Completed: 1866
Builder: Palmer's Ship Building & Iron Co Ltd
Yard: Jarrow
Yard Number: 198
Dimensions: 2866grt, 1980nrt, 332.8 x 42.4 x 27.9ft
Engines: Steam, 350hp
Engines by:
Propulsion: 1 x Screw
Construction: Iron
Reg Number: 55033
History:
1866 Liverpool & Great Western SS Co Ltd, Liverpool
12/01/1868 Wrecked
Comments: 12/01/1868: Wrecked near Queenstown


"Wreck of the steamship CHICAGO". llustrated Times, London, 25th January 1868

Newcastle Courant, Friday, January 17, 1868