SS Devonia Archival Collection

 

SS Devonia of the Anchor Line, 1877.

SS Devonia of the Anchor Line, 1877. GGA Image ID # 20bc04838c

 

Devonia (1877) Anchor Line

Built by Barrow Shipbuilding Co., Barrow-in-Furness, England. Tonnage: 4,270. Dimensions: 400' x 42'. Propulsion: Single screw, 14 knots. Compound engines. Masts and Funnels: Three masts and one funnel. Additional Features: Iron hull. Passengers: 200 first, 100 second, 800 third. Maiden voyage: Glasgow-New York, June 2, 1877. Fate: Broken up by shipbreakers at Hamburg in 1899. Running mates: Anchoria, Bolivia, Circassia and Ethiopia.

 

How long did it take to Cross the Atlantic on the SS Devonia?

It was Reported in 1878, A voyage from Glasgow to New York to Sixteen Days (Representative Men and Old Families of Rhode Island, Chicago: J. H. Beers & Co., Vol. III, p. 2207)

 

Back Cover for a Saloon Class Passenger List for the SS City of Rome of the Anchor Line Dated 23 August 1884.

Sailing Schedule, Liverpool-New York and Glasgow-New York, from 23 August 1884 to 18 October 1884. Ships Included the Anchoria, Austral, Bolivia, Circassia, City of Rome, Devonia, Ethiopia, and Furnessia. Includes Selected Passage Times in Days and Hours for the Austral and City of Rome During 1884. SS City of Rome Passenger List, 23 August 1884. GGA Image ID # 15b76cfaec

 

Sailing Schedule, Glasgow and Liverpool Service, New York-Moville-Glasgow and New York-Queenstown (Cobh)-Liverpool, from 31 July 1889 to 7 November 1889.

Sailing Schedule, Glasgow and Liverpool Service, New York-Moville-Glasgow and New York-Queenstown (Cobh)-Liverpool, from 31 July 1889 to 7 November 1889. Ships Included the Anchoria, Circassia, City of Rome, Devonia, Ethiopia, and Furnessia. SS Furnessia Passenger List, 9 July 1889. GGA Image ID # 20bb730994

 

Sailing Schedule, Glasgow-Moville-New York Service, 19 July 1890 to 29 November 1890.

Sailing Schedule, Glasgow-Moville-New York Service, 19 July 1890 to 29 November 1890. Ships Included the Anchoria, Circassia, City of Rome, Devonia, Ethiopia, and Furnessia. Saloon Passage Rages Glasgow-New York, One Way: $50, $60, or $65. Round Trip Rates: $100, $110, or $120. Second Cabin Rate is $30 (One Way). Liverpool-New York Saloon Passage Rates (One Way): $60, $80, or $100. Round Trip Rates: $120, $144, or $180. Second Cabin Rates (One Way: $30 or $35. SS Circassia Passenger List, 12 July 1890. Obscurred Ships from 15 November to 29 November 1890 were the Furnessia, Devonia, and Circassia. GGA Image ID # 15b7db940b