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Victorian Happenings: SS British Queen~Largest Passenger Ship in the World

British Queen was a British passenger liner that was the second steamship completed for the transatlantic route when she was commissioned in 1839. She was the largest passenger ship in the world from 1839 to 1840. She was named in … Continue reading

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