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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
21,035 gross 1907 at Belfast by Harland & Wolff American Line 680.9ft x 75.3ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1877  Liverpool     New York  Apr. 07 TSLTransatlantc ID
 1901  Apr. 4, launched for the White Star LineAtlantic Journey ID 3754
 1901  July 26, maiden voyage Liverpool - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3755
 1907  Chartered from White Star LineAtlantic Journey ID 940
 1907  Chartered by American LineAtlantic Journey ID 3756
 1914  Armed merchant cruiserAtlantic Journey ID 3757
 1915  Armed merchant cruiserAtlantic Journey ID 3758
 1916  TroopshipAtlantic Journey ID 3759
 1917  Mined in Irish Sea, repaired at LiverpoolAtlantic Journey ID 3760
 1918  Liner Requisition Scheme - torpedoed, 6 lives lost - repaired at BelfastAtlantic Journey ID 3761
 1919  Liner Requisition SchemeAtlantic Journey ID 3762
 1920  Liverpool - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3763
 1925  Collided in Irish Sea with the "Anaconda"Atlantic Journey ID 3764
 1928  Wrecked at Roche's Point, Cobh, no lives lostAtlantic Journey ID 3765
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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Articles about selected ships ships and special events in their history. Descriptions of some of the great maritime disasters involving emigrant ships, like the wrecking of the steamer Atlantic of the White Star Line, sinking of the ocean liner Empress of Ireland and the Thingvalla line steamer Norge disaster. Check this section if you have an interest in shipwrecks.
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