Take A Look Inside This Massive Ocean Liner That’s Decaying In The Philadelphia Harbor

In the days before modern air travel, powerful ocean liners ruled the seas and were a vital transportation link between centers of commerce. This footage from YouTube channel “Abandoned Steve” profiles a massive, abandoned ship that has been docked in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania since 1996. This huge vessel may be slowly rusting away, but its history is totally fascinating. Read on to learn more about the abandoned craft, and then watch the incredible exploration footage below.

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The SS United States Conservatory currently owns the ship and is looking for a buyer willing to restore the powerful ocean liner. Check out the footage of the SS United States below:

Do you have a few million to spend on a beautiful, aging ocean liner? If so, check out the ship’s website to put in an offer.