SS Providence Archival Collection

Providence (1915) Fabre Line (French)

Built by Forges & Chantiers de la Méditerranée, La Seyne, France. Tonnage: 11,996. Dimensions: 511'x 59'. Twin- screw, 16 knots. Triple expansion engines. Two masts and three funnels. Launched, August 4, 1914. Maiden voyage: Marseilles-New York, June 1, 1920. Boston became a port of call at a later date. Ownership Transfer: Transferred to Messageries Maritimes service in 1932. Fate: Broken up for scrap in 1952. Sister ship: Patria.


1929-07-02 Passenger Manifest for the SS Providence

1929-07-02 SS Providence Passenger List

  • Steamship Line: Fabre Line
  • Class of Passengers: First and Second Class
  • Date of Departure: 2 July 1929
  • Route: New York to Marseilles via Boston, Ponta Delgada, Lisbon, Naples, Palermo, Piraeus, Beirut, and Malta
  • Commander: Captain Laurent Vidal


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