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A model of a steam passenger liner (c. 1885).

A model of a steam passenger liner (c. 1885).
A model of a steam passenger liner (c. 1885).
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H5605-1
Description: Full hull model (scale: 1:120) of a steam powered passenger liner c. 1885. By this time, major shipping lines had established regular links between Britain and other continents. Steam liners carried millions of emigrants and passengers out to North America and the Southern Hemisphere.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 19th century
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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