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Authorization & Routes
 Via Hull, London, Newcastle, Grangemouth, Glasgow and Liverpool to landingstages in North-America, South-America and Australia 
 Glasgow - New York 
 Fleet 1896Built Tonnage Shipyard
 S/S Algeria (1)1891 4,510 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Alsatia1876 2,810 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Anchoria (1)1875 4,168 gross  Barrow Shipbuilding Co. 
 S/S Armenia1881 3,396 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Belgravia1881 4,977 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Bohemia1891 3,190 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Bolivia1873 4,050 gross  Robert Duncan & Co. 
 S/S Britannia (2)1879 3,069 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Caledonia (2)1863 1,393 gross  Tod & McGregor 
 S/S California (1)1872 3,287 gross  Alexander Stephen & Sons 
 S/S Circassia (1)1878 4,272 gross  Barrow Shipbuilding Co. 
 S/S City of Rome1881 8,415 gross  Barrow Shipbuilding Co. 
 S/S Dalmatia1892 3,317 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Devonia1877 4,270 gross  Barrow Shipbuilding Co. 
 S/S Elysia (1)1873 2,733 gross  John Elder & Co. 
 S/S Ethiopia1873 4,004 gross  Alexander Stephen & Sons 
 S/S Furnessia1880 5,495 gross  Barrow Shipbuilding Co. 
 S/S Hispania1881 3,189 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Hisperia1882 3,037 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Italia (1)1872 2,245 gross  Robert Duncan & Co. 
 S/S Karamania1882 3,148 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Nubia1882 3,551 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Olympia (1)1871 2,051 gross  Charles Connell & Co. 
 S/S Scindia (2)1890 4,358 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S Scotia (2)1889 2,763 gross  D. & W. Henderson Ltd. 
 S/S State of California1891 4,244 gross  Alexander Stephen & Sons 
 S/S Victoria1872 3,242 gross  Robert Duncan & Co. 
 This list might not be a complete list of all the ships in the fleet.

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