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'Empress of Ireland' postcard

archive postcard with a photo of a liner at sea

The text on this postcard reads 'CPR Steamer "Empress of Ireland." Sunk on May 25th 1914, with a loss of over 1000 lives'. Read more about the tragic sinking of the 'Empress of Ireland' on the Merseyside Maritime Museum website.

Lent by Merseyside Maritime Museum, National Museums Liverpool.

 

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