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Authorization & Routes
 Glasgow - Boston - New York 
 Liverpool - Quebec - Montreal 
 Fleet 1860Built Tonnage Shipyard
 S/S Anglo-Saxon1856 1,715 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 S/S Bohemian1859 2,108 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 S/S Canadian (2)1859 1,926 gross  Robert Steele & Co. 
 S/S Hungarian (1)1858 2,200 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 S/S Jura1853 2,241 gross  J. & G. Thomson & Co. 
 S/S North American1856 1,715 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 S/S North Briton1858 2,187 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 S/S Nova Scotian1858 2,108 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 This list might not be a complete list of all the ships in the fleet.

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A selection of articles dedicated to help you in your genealogy search for your Norwegian ancestors. Transcripts and pictures of historic documents in connection with the ships and emigration. Also including articles about Pioneers & Norwegian Settlements Around the World
Articles about selected ships ships and special events in their history. Descriptions of some of the great maritime disasters involving emigrant ships, like the wrecking of the steamer Atlantic of the White Star Line, sinking of the ocean liner Empress of Ireland and the Thingvalla line steamer Norge disaster. Check this section if you have an interest in shipwrecks.
This section contains articles describing the transatlantic voyage, the condition of the steerage accommodations and the experience of an ocean travel on an emigrant ship. You will find in-depth studies concerning the emigration process, statistics and facts, and information about the immigration processing centers line Castle Garden and Ellis Island.
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