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Lower sectional plan of Great Eastern.

Lower sectional plan of Great Eastern.
Lower sectional plan of Great Eastern.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H2577
Description: The 'Great Eastern' was intended to be large enough to travel around the Cape to Australia and India with all her coal aboard, and thus to compete with P&O without the need for expensive coaling stations to be built en route.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 1865
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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