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1,630 gross 1870 at Glasgow by Robert Duncan & Co. Anchor Line 300.5ft x 33.2ft x 29.4ft 
 1870 Sept. 14, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 994
 1870 November, maiden voyage from Glasgow-Mediterranean-New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 996
 1879 Tonnage increased to 2,017 tons grossAtlantic Journey ID 995
 1880 Saved 53 passengers and crew from the S/S Hindoo of the Wilson LineAtlantic Journey ID 997
 1891 3 voyages Mediterranean-New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 998
 1892 Last voyage Denia-Malaga-New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 999
 1895 March 26, sold to Joseph John King, Manchester for breaking upAtlantic Journey ID 1000
The information listed above is not the complete record of the ship. The information was collected from a multitude of sources, and new information will be added as it emerges


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