SS Prinz Ludwig Archival Collection
SS Prinz Ludwig (1906) North German Lloyd. GGA Image ID # 1f776e5c37
Prinz Ludwig (1906) North German Lloyd
Built by "Vulkan", Stettin, Germany. Tonnage: 9,687. Dimensions: 492' x 57'. Propulsion: Twin-screw, 16 knots. Quadruple expansion engines. Masts and Funnels: Two masts and two funnels. Service: Europe-Far East, via Suez Canal. Passengers: 100 first, 160 second, 80 third class. Post-War Service: Vessel was turned over to the British after First World War. Renamed: Orcades (1919). Fate: Scrapped in 1925. Sister ship: Prinz Eitel Friedrich.
Sailing Schedule, Breman-Hamburg-Rotterdam-Antwerp-Southampton-Gibraltar-Genoa, from 28 March 1907 to 8 January 1908. Ships Included the Bülow, Gneisenau, Goeben, Kleist, Preussen, Prinz Eitel Friedrich, Prinz Heinrich, Prinz Ludwig, Prinz Regent Luitpold, Prinzess Alice, Roon, Scharnhorst, Seydlitz, Yorck, and Zieten. SS Chemnitz Passenger List, 6 April 1907. GGA Image ID # 1f76a639e5