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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
2,556 gross 1865 at Glasgow by Tod & McGregor Inman Line 346ft x 40.4ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1865  Dec. 13, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 3223
 1866  Mar. 21, maiden voyage Liverpool - Queenstown - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3227
 1869  August, record passage Queenstown - HalifaxAtlantic Journey ID 3224
 1870  Lengthened to398 feet, new tonnage: 3,500 gross, accommodation: 150 cabin, 400 3rd-class (steerage)Atlantic Journey ID 3228
 1871  Liverpool     New York  May 15 Transatlantc ID
 1871  Liverpool     New York  June 19 Transatlantc ID
 1871  Liverpool     New York  July 19 Transatlantc ID
 1871  Liverpool     New York  July 30 Transatlantc ID
 1871  Liverpool     New York  Aug. 27 Agent Hr. D. Connelly, ChristianiaTransatlantc ID
 1871  Liverpool     New York  Oct. 01 Arrived in New York at 13:00 afternoonTransatlantc ID
 1871  Liverpool     New York  Dec. 11 Arrived in New York at 07:00 morningTransatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool     New York  July 28 Transatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool     New York  Sept. 01 Transatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool     New York  Dec. 18 Subm. by John WhittonTransatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool  June 19  New York  June 29 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool     New York  Apr. 08 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool     New York  May 24 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool     New York  June 28 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool     New York  Aug. 02 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool  Aug. 27  New York  Sept. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1879  Compound engine fitted by G. Forrester & Co, LiverpoolAtlantic Journey ID 3225
 1881  Liverpool     New York  May 22 Arrived at 06:00 morningTransatlantc ID
 1881  Liverpool     New York  Oct. 12 Queenstown 1881-09-30, 480 passengers arrived New York at 21:00 eveningTransatlantc ID
 1881  Liverpool     New York  Dec. 27 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool     New York  Mar. 04 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool  Mar. 23  New York  Apr. 04 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool  Apr. 20  New York  May 01 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool     New York  June 03 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool     New York  Apr. 28 Arrived at 05:00 morning - Also reported arrive 1883-04-29Transatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool  May 23  New York  June 02 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool     New York  July 07 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool  Aug. 01  New York  Aug. 10 Queenstown 1883-08-01, 330 passengers arrived in New York at 16:00 afternoon after crossing the Ocean in 8 days and 23 hours. - Also reported arrive 1883-08-09Transatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool     New York  Sept. 14 Transatlantc ID
 1884  Sold, renamed "Tonquin", French ownershipAtlantic Journey ID 3229
 1885  Mar. 4, sunk in collision off malaga, SpainAtlantic Journey ID 3226
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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