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Authorization & Routes
 Steamship via Hull to to ports in America and inland to the final destination 
 Glasgow - Boston - New York 
 Glasgow - Montevideo - Buenos Aires 
 Glasgow - Philadelphia 
 Glasgow - Portland - New York 
 Glasgow - St Johns - Quebec - Montreal 
 Liverpool - Quebec - Montreal 
 Liverpool - Queenstown - Halifax - Norfolk - Baltimore 
 London - Montevideo - Buenos Aires 
 London - New York 
 Fleet 1887Built Tonnage Shipyard
 S/S Assyrian (2)1880 3,970 gross  Earle‘s Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. 
 S/S Austrian1867 2,458 gross  Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Buenos Ayrean1879 4,005 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 S/S Canadian (3)1872 2,911 gross  Thos. Royden & Co 
 S/S Carthaginian1884 4,444 gross  Govan Shipbuilding Co. 
 S/S Caspian1870 1,728 gross  London & Glasgow Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Circassian1872 3,211 gross  Robert Steele & Co. 
 S/S Corean1881 3,488 gross  William Doxford & Sons 
 S/S Grecian1879 3,613 gross  William Doxford & Sons 
 S/S Hibernian (1)1861 1,888 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 S/S Lucerne1878 1,925 gross  Laird Bros 
 S/S Manitoban1865 2,975 gross  Laird Bros 
 S/S Monte Videan1887 3,076 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Nestorian1866 2,466 gross  Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Norwegian (2)1865 3,523 gross  Tod & McGregor 
      Departure/portArrive Corresponding ship departure
      LiverpoolQuebec1887-05-02 S/S Rollo (1)Christiania - Christiansand1887-04-15
 S/S Nova Scotian1858 2,108 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 S/S Parisian1880 5,359 gross  Robert Napier & Sons 
 S/S Peruvian1863 2,549 gross  Robert Steele & Co. 
 S/S Phoenician1864 2,356 gross  Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Polynesian1872 3,983 gross  Robert Steele & Co. 
 S/S Pomeranian1882 4,364 gross  Earle‘s Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. 
 S/S Prussian1868 2,794 gross  A. & J. Inglis 
 S/S Rosarian1887 3,077 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Sardinian1874 4,399 gross  Robert Steele & Co. 
 S/S Sarmatian1871 3,647 gross  Robert Steele & Co. 
 S/S Scandinavian (1)1869 2,840 gross  Robert Steele & Co. 
 S/S Siberian1884 3,904 gross  Govan Shipbuilding Co. 
 S/S Waldensian1861 2,256 gross  Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd. 
 This list might not be a complete list of all the ships in the fleet.

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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.
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