A steel four-masted barque built in 1901 by Arthur Sewall & Co., Bath, ME.
Dimensions: 101,24×13,81×7,95 meters [332'2"×45'4"×26'1"]
and tonnage: 3288 GRT and 2987 NRT.
Rigged with dubbel top- and topgallant sails and royal sails.
- 1901 May 21
- Launched at the shipyard of Arthur Sewall & Co., Bath, ME,
for Standard Oil Co., New York.
- Sold to the
Alaska Packers' Association, San Francisco, CA, and was renamed Star of Poland.
- 1918 September 15
- Stranded on the East coast of Katsura on
voyage from the US to Japan.
- Four- and five masted ships, general references.
- Huycke, Harold: Additional Notes on Star of Lapland ex Atlas.
The American Neptune Vol. 17, Salem, 1957. p 65.
- Thober, Frank W.: American Oil Ships. Astral, Acme, and Atlas.
Nautical research Journal Vol. 8, Brooklyn, 1956. pp 2-10, ill.
- Thober, Frank W.: American Oil Ships. The Barks Acme, Astral, and Atlas.
Nautical research Journal Vol. 11, Brooklyn, 1960. pp 7-17, ill.
Updated 1999-03-13 by Lars Bruzelius.
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