The SS Lurline was the third Matson vessel to hold that name and the last of four fast and luxurious ocean liners that Matson built for the Hawaii and
Why Learn to Sail
Genova- Navi C.Colombo e A.Doria in Porto
THERE WILL ALWAYS BE A LURLINE. With Matson out of the passenger business, the latest ship to bear the famous name of Lurline is this container vessel. Is the romance gone? I think so...but economics wins out every time. The 'glory days' of Matson and Hawaii are now part of our maritime history. It is a sad loss, indeed.
56 Years Ago Today, Andrea Doria Sinks Off Nantucket in Catastrophic Collision [IMAGES
Andrea Doria , dopo la collisione con una nave di linea Sweedish , divenne la prima nave passeggeri ad affondare in televisione.(Andrea Doria, after colliding with a Sweedish liner, became the first passenger ship to sink on television.