The first RMS Saxonia was a passenger ship of the British Cunard Line. Between 1900 and 1925, she operated on North Atlantic and Mediterranean passenger routes, and she saw military service during World War I (1914–1918). Continue reading Saxonia (1899)
Launched in 1895 to sail the Liverpool to Boston route. In 1899, Carinthia was taken over for the carriage of mules to South Africa for Boer war service. Continue reading Carinthia (1895)
It was the early 1890’s. As the 19th century drew to a close, Germany was fast becoming a noted power in Europe, both as an industrial nation and a political voice in the delicate balance of diplomacy and conflict.