Built by the Fairfield Engineering and Shipbuilding Co, Govan in 1887 for the London Chatham & Dover Railway. She was used on the Dover - Calais service for nearly 20 years before being scrapped in 1906.
A delightful printed colour card of the Empress going astern out of Calais.0210 - A Levy et Fils card postmarked 1911. The Empress departing Calais.0214 - A Levy et Fils card postmarked 1906. The Empress alongside the Admiralty Pier, Dover. To the left of the picture can be seen a group of passengers waiting to emberk.0428 - An unidentified card postmarked 1907. « Previous ship Next ship »