The Fall River Line's Puritan of 1888, LOA 410 ft, width over guards, 91 feet. The ship, puritanically, hid its walking-beam under a special covering. Her interiors were otherwise ''in the style of the Italian Renaissance.''
Engine of the Sound steamer Puritan of the Fall River Line of 1888. Engines built by W. et A. Fletcher Co. in Hoboken, NJ, IHP 7500.
The ''walking beam'' is enclosed, which is a bit sad: ''show what you got'' I think should be the American way!
From Cassier's Magazine 1897: ''The Puritan has a compo