Burnt Steamship

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Burnt Steamship

This ship burned to the waterline in Mt. Pelée’s pyroclastic flows. The ash also vaporized the deck and burned away the inner hull to the outer planking. From The Volcano’s Deadly Work from the Fall of Pompeii to the Destruction of St. Pierre. By McAlister, General Samuel A. (Edited By Charles Morris). W. E. Scull, 1902.