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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
3,317 gross 1880 at Hull, England by Earle‘s Shipbuilding & Engineering Co. Monarch Line 360ft x 42.7ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1880  Aug. 10, launched as Assyrian Monarch, for Monarch LineAtlantic Journey ID 3307
 1880  Dec. 4, maiden voyage Falmouth-New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3304
 1881  Jan. 15, first passenger sailing for the Monarch Line, London - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3305
 1883  London     New York  Oct. 09 Transatlantc ID
 1883  London     New York  Nov. 24 Transatlantc ID
 1884  London     New York  Jan. 12 Transatlantc ID
 1884  London     New York  Feb. 27 Transatlantc ID
 1884  London     New York  Apr. 11 Transatlantc ID
 1884  London     New York  May 23 Also reported arrive 1884-05-25Transatlantc ID
 1884  London     New York  July 04 Transatlantc ID
 1884  London     New York  Oct. 31 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Purchased by Allan Line, renamed AssyrianAtlantic Journey ID 3306
 1887  Nov. 22, first voyage Liverpool-BaltimoreAtlantic Journey ID 3308
 1888  Liverpool - BaltimoreAtlantic Journey ID 3309
 1889  London - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3310
 1891  Glasgow - New York, Boston or PhiladelphiaAtlantic Journey ID 3311
 1892  Glasgow - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3312
 1899  Glasgow - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3313
 1902  Broken upAtlantic Journey ID 3314
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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