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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
2,201 gross 1872 at Glasgow by Charles Connell & Co. Anchor Line 306.6ft x 34.6ft x 29.2ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1872  Dec. 17, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 4409
 1873  Mar. 12, maiden voyage Glasgow - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 4410
 1873  Glasgow  Apr. 26  America  May 10 Halifax - St. John N.B 1873-05-10Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool  May 27  Halifax  June 06 Arrival date estimatedTransatlantc ID
 1878  Liverpool  Aug. 15  Halifax  Aug. 25 Arrival date estimatedTransatlantc ID
 1880  Barrow & Dublin     New York  June 07 Captain John Cringle - Submitted by Sherry MillerTransatlantc ID
 1884  Mar 11, wrecked near Denia on passage Valencia - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 4411
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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