SS Spaarndam Archival Collection
Spaarndam (1881) Holland-America Line
Built by Harland & Wolff, Ltd., Belfast, Ireland. Tonnage: 4,539. Dimensions: 427' x 41'9. Single-screw, 15 knots. Compound engines. 3,000 I.H.P. Four masts and one funnel. Service: Rotterdam-New York. Final Voyage: Made her final voyage to New York in 1900. Fate: Sold to British shipbreakers in 1901. Previous Name: Ex-Arabic (1890).
Spaarndam (1922) Holland-America Line
Built by New Waterway Shipbuilding Co., Schiedam, Netherlands. Tonnage: 8,857. Dimensions: 450' x 58'. Single-screw, 13 knots. Steam turbines. Two masts and two funnels. Modifications: Altered to single funnel in 1934. Services: Rotter- dam-Cuba-Mexico: also, Rotterdam-New York/Baltimore. Fate: Sunk by a magnetic mine off England. November 27, 1939, while bound from New Orleans to Antwerp and Rotterdam. Sister ships: Edam, Leerdam and Maasdam.
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Cabin Passenger List from the SS Spaarndam of the Holland-America Line, Departing Saturday, 26 March 1892, from Rotterdam to New York via Boulogne-sur-Mer, Commanded by Captain Bonjer.
Cabin Passenger List from the SS Spaarndam of the Holland-America Line, Departing Thursday, 7 September 1899 from Rotterdam to New York via Boulogne-sur-Mer, Commanded by G. Stenger.