SS Storstad Damaged from Collision with Empress of Ireland

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Joshua J. Mark
by Jenniferjcsmith
published on 23 August 2021
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The Norwegian collier SS Storstad showing damage sustained in collision with RMS Empress of Ireland on 29 May 1914. The Storstad struck the Empress amidships cutting a 16-foot gash in her hull and sinking her in under fourteen minutes.

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