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A guide to the Star of Italy (built 1877; ship, 3m) certificate, 1886-1887
HDC0086 (SAFR 14294)  
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  • Publication and Use Rights
  • Processing Note
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  • Acquisition Information
  • Historical or Biographical Note
  • Collection Scope and Content
  • Collection Arrangement

  • Title: Star of Italy (built 1877; ship, 3m) certificate
    Date: 1886-1887
    Identifier/Call Number: HDC0086 (SAFR 14294)
    Originating agency: Lloyd's Register of British and Foreign Shipping (Firm)
    Physical Description: 1 item.
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: The Star of Italy (built 1877; ship, 3m) certificate (SAFR 14294, HDC 86) is from Lloyd's Register of British and Foreign Shipping. It is dated January 11, 1887. It certifies that the STAR OF ITALY is from Belfast, bound for Australia, is "in a good and efficient state, and fit to carry dry and perishable cargo...", W.J. Shaw is master, and the ship weighs 1571 tons. The ship was surveyed in London. This collection has been processed and is open for use without restriction.
    Physical Location: San Francisco Maritime NHP, Historic Documents Department
    Language(s): In English.

    Access

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    Publication and Use Rights

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    Processing Note

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    Preferred Citation

    [Item description], [Location within collection organization identified by Collection Number/Series Number/File Unit Number/Item Number], HDC0086 (SAFR 14294), Star of Italy (built 1877; ship, 3m) certificate, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

    Acquisition Information

    SAFR-00001
    This collection was transferred from Golden Gate National Recreation Area to San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

    Historical or Biographical Note

    According to The Marine Digest from March 21, 1942, the STAR OF ITALY, a 1640-ton iron bark, was built as a full-rigged ship at Belfast by Harland & Wolff for Corry in 1877.

    Collection Scope and Content

    The Star of Italy (built 1877; ship, 3m) certificate (SAFR 14294, HDC 86) is from Lloyd's Register of British and Foreign Shipping. It is dated January 11, 1887. It certifies that the STAR OF ITALY is from Belfast, bound for Australia, is "in a good and efficient state, and fit to carry dry and perishable cargo...", W.J. Shaw is master, and the ship weighs 1571 tons. The ship was surveyed in London. This collection has been processed and is open for use without restriction.

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection consists of a single item.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Star of Italy (built 1877; ship, 3m)
    Certificates