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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
2,695 gross 1865 at Southampton by C. A. Day & Co Hamburg America Line 315ft x 41ft 
 1865 Launched May 11Atlantic Journey ID 2070
 1865 Sept. 17, maiden voyage Hamburg-Southampton-New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 2071
 1872 Re-engined with compound engines by ReiherstiegAtlantic Journey ID 2072
 1880 Sold to British owners, renamed "Oxenholme"Atlantic Journey ID 2073
 1894 Wrecked near Santa Catharina, BrazilAtlantic Journey ID 2074
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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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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