7th November 2004, 16:41
American President Line’s PRESIDENT WILSON (48/15456) departing the Russian Black Sea port of Yalta during April 1972. She was sold to the C Y Tung Group the following year and renamed ORIENTAL EXPRESS under the Panamanian flag. Broken up during 1984.
14th February 2006, 23:08
Originally designed by US Maritime Commission as a P2-SE2-R1 passenger ship for transatlantic service.(US Navy "Admirals")
Sister Ship President Cleveland (Alameda Hull # 9509)
Turbo Electric Drive, Twin Screw 20000 SHP
4 Combustion Engineering Water Tube Boilers
Bethlehem Alameda Shipyard Hull # 9510
Built April 1948
LOA 573 feet
Breadth 75' 6"
Depth 43' 6"
7th June 2006, 07:22
Has anyone seen a Deckplan of her or know where I may be able to view one??