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2,810 gross 1876 at Glasgow by D. & W. Henderson Ltd. Anchor Line 356.7ft x 36.2ft x 29.4ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1876  January, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 4463
 1876  Apr. 8, maiden voyage Glasgow - Moville - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 4464
 1885  Glasgow  Feb. 08  New York  Feb. 18 Transatlantc ID
 1885  Glasgow  Apr. 10  New York  Apr. 21 Transatlantc ID
 1886  Re-engined with triple expansion engines by D. & W. Henderson Ltd.Atlantic Journey ID 4465
 1901  Nov. 1, sold to The Khedivial Mail Ship & Graving Dock Co., London, renamed MiniehAtlantic Journey ID 4466
 1914  Sold to British Admiralty as blockshipAtlantic Journey ID 4467
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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