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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
2,278 gross 1864 at Glasgow by Tod & McGregor Inman Line 305ft x 39ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1864  Nov. 15, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 3132
 1865  Feb. 8, maiden voyage Liverpool - Queenstown - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3133
 1870  Liverpool  Jan. 03  Halifax  Jan. 13 Queenstown - Philadelphia - New YorkTransatlantc ID
 1870  January, disappeared on way New York - Liverpool, 177 lives lostAtlantic Journey ID 3134
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

City of Boston, Inman steamship
City of Boston, Inman steamship
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