S.S. Hannover


This was a steamship built by Wigham Richardson & Co. and owned by Norddeutscher Lloyd.  It accommmodated 120 passesngers in 2nd class and 1,850 passengers in steerage.  There was a crew of some 90 to 110.

Her maiden voyage occured on 2 Dec 1899.

During WW I it served as a hospital ship.

She passsed through various hands and was scrapped in 1932.

The  source and photograph are from the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts.

Palmer List of Merchant Vessels:

.....See Hannover ship: