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 YearRemarks
 1870 Captain L. Larsen  from Christiania May 25 to Quebec July 14   
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In 1870 the ship Atlas departed from Christiania on May 25th, and arrived at Quebec on July 14th. She was sailing in ballast, and was carrying 343 steerage passengers. At arrival to the quarantine station at Grosse Īle, one was reported sick. The Atlas was mastered by Capt. Larsen, with a crew of 17.

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