::::  Liners
Code - NL072
Class - 2
Date - 1881
Description - COPTIC NL72 Built in 1881,for the White Star Line by Harland & Wolff in Belfast, with her sister ship Arabic. Gross Tonnage 4,368 tons Dimensions 427’ x 41’ x 33’ Speed 13 knots Both ships carried cattle as well as passengers, and operated between San Francisco and Hong Kong, as well as in the North Atlantic.. Coptic became the Pacific Mail ship “Pacific” in 1907. Bought by the Toyo Kisen Kaisha line in 1915, as ”Persia Maru”, she was scrapped in 1925. Arabic was sold to Holland America line in 1890 and renamed Spaarndam before being scrapped in 1901