The Steam Yacht Medea

The Steam Yacht Medea San Diego California


Stock #: 581707
Type: Postcard
Era: Continental Chrome
City: San Diego
State: California (CA)
County: San Diego
Publisher: Road Runner Card Co
Size: 4" x 6" (10.25 x 15.25 cm)
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Here shown sailing under the San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge, was launched in 1904 as a private luxury yacht. She was used by the French as a subchaser in World War I, and carried a barrage balloon in defense against the Luftwaffe in World War II. After extensive restoration, she has now been opened for public inspection by the Maritime Museum Association of San Diego.