City of Rio de Janeiro



DescriptionEn route from Hong Kong, this passenger ship sank on 21 February 1901 after striking a submerged reef at the entry to San Francisco Bay, killing more than 135 passengers and crew.
Year1901
Nationaliy of ShipUnited States
Lives Lost135
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_City_of_Rio_de_Janeiro