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SS Aller Archival Collection

Aller (1886) North German Lloyd.

Built by Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Co., Ltd., Glasgow. Tonnage: 5,217. Dimensions: 437' x 48'. Single Screw, 17 knots. Four masts and two funnels. Note: First Atlantic express steamship with triple expansion engines. Fate: Broken up in 1904. Sister ships: Saale and Trave.

Ephemera for the SS Aller available may include Passenger Lists, Menus, Brochures, Sailing Schedules, Route Maps, Photographs, and more.

Front Cover of 1889 Brochure from North German Lloyd "Short Route to London via Southampton and the Continent."

1889 - North German Lloyd - Short Route to London

Brochure prepared by the New York Agents of the Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen Steamship Line in 1889 - The year of the Paris Exhibition. As a convenient pocket-size guide, the brochure provided a lot of useful information about the Norddeutcher Lloyd, their fleet and accommodations for First and Second Cabin passengers. Featured Ships: Lahn, Eider, Trave, Aller, Ems, Fulda, Saale, Werra, and the Elbe.


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