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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
13,405 gross 1913 at Greenock by Scott‘s Shipbuilding & Eng. Co. Ltd Cunard Line 520.3ft x 64ft 
 1913 July 17; maiden voyage London-Southampton-Quebec-MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 1180
 1914 3 voyages Liverpool-BostonAtlantic Journey ID 1181
 1914 London-Southampton-Quebec-Montreal serviceAtlantic Journey ID 1182
 1914 Troop transportAtlantic Journey ID 1183
 1915 Troop transportAtlantic Journey ID 1184
 1916 Troop transportAtlantic Journey ID 1185
 1916 6 voyages London-New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 1186
 1917 8 voyages London-New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 1187
 1917 Liverpool-New York serviceAtlantic Journey ID 1188
 1918 Jan 27, torpedoed by German submarine U46 near Rathlin Light 7 lives lostAtlantic Journey ID 1189
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
Through time there were altogether 5 Cunard Line ships by the name of Andania The S/S Andania (1) was the sister ship of the S/S Alaunia (1), and just as her sister ship she wads short lived. Built as late as in 1913, and torpedoed with the loss of 7 lives on January 27th 1918.

Andania, Cunard Line steamship
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Andania (1) - Cunard Line steamship
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