Category: 1934

The SS Morro Castle (TBT)

Today’s Throwback Thursday is one of the most famous shipboard fires, and is especially well-known in our area because the vessel was beached for several months in Asbury Park, New Jersey, not far from our current headquarters. ¬†While the SS Morro Castle disaster of 1934 tragically¬†killed 137 passengers, it directly resulted in numerous shipboard fire… Read more »