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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
7,436 gross 1899 at Jarrow-on-Tyne by Palmer‘s Shipbuilding & Iron Co. Ltd. Hamburg America Line 485ft x 57.4ft 
 1898 Aug. 13, launched as a cargo shipAtlantic Journey ID 2300
 1899 Mar. 22, maiden voyage Hamburg-BaltimoreAtlantic Journey ID 2301
 1907 Rebuilt at Blohm & Voss as passenger ship equipped to accommodate 2,500 steerage passengers, new tonnage: 9,683 grossAtlantic Journey ID 2302
 1907 June 4, first voyage as passenger ship Hamburg-New York-BaltimoreAtlantic Journey ID 2303
 1914 Transferred to the German NavyAtlantic Journey ID 2304
 1920 Surrendered to BritainAtlantic Journey ID 2305
 1922 Renamed "Frangestan", British ownershipAtlantic Journey ID 2306
 1924 Apr. 2, destroyed by fire in the Red SeaAtlantic Journey ID 2307
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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