ps Great Western leaves for New York
ps Great Western leaves for New York

The Bluejackets Periods Victorian

ps Great Western leaves for New York

The PS Great Western sets out from Avonmouth for New York. After the fire many passengers had cancelled their bookings so when she left Avonmouth she had only 7 passengers on board. She becomes the fastest passenger ship to cross the Atlantic travelling at an average of 8.6 Knots.