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Authorization & Routes
 Via Hull to Liverpool and from there to New York or Boston, and to Quebec or Montreal  
 Glasgow - Boston - New York 
 Glasgow - Montevideo - Buenos Aires 
 Glasgow - Philadelphia 
 Glasgow - Portland - New York 
 Glasgow - St Johns - Quebec - Montreal 
 Liverpool - Quebec - Montreal 
 London - Montevideo - Buenos Aires 
 London - Quebec - Montreal 
 Fleet 1898Built 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 Brazilian1890 3,204 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Buenos Ayrean1879 4,005 gross  William Denny & Co. 
 S/S Californian1891 4,244 gross  Alexander Stephen & Sons 
 S/S Canadian (3)1872 2,911 gross  Thos. Royden & Co 
 S/S Carthaginian1884 4,444 gross  Govan Shipbuilding 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 Laurentian1872 4,522 gross  Robert Steele & Co. 
 S/S Livonian1881 4,162 gross  Dobie & Co. 
 S/S Lucerne1878 1,925 gross  Laird Bros 
 S/S Manitoban1865 2,975 gross  Laird Bros 
 S/S Mongolian1890 4,838 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Monte Videan1887 3,076 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Norwegian (2)1865 3,523 gross  Tod & McGregor 
 S/S Numidian1891 4,836 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Orcadian1893 3,546 gross  Workman, Clark & Co. Ltd. 
 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 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 Roumanian1882 4,225 gross  Murray & Co 
 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 State of California1891 4,244 gross  Alexander Stephen & Sons 
 S/S State of Nebraska1880 3,986 gross  London & Glasgow Co. Ltd. 
 S/S Turanian1881 4,021 gross  Dobie & 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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