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1,949 gross 1871 at Sunderland by James Laing & Co. Hamburg America Line 302.3ft x 35.1ft 
 1871 Aug. 3, launched as "Bahia" for Hamburg South AmericanAtlantic Journey ID 2397
 1887 Sold to the Hansa Line, renamed "Cremon"Atlantic Journey ID 2398
 1887 Re-engined, with triple expansion enginesAtlantic Journey ID 2399
 1887 Apr. 17, first voyage Hamburg-Quebec-Montreal for HansaAtlantic Journey ID 2400
 1892 Purchased by HAPAG in MarchAtlantic Journey ID 2401
 1892 March 17, first voyage Hamburg-Montreal for HAPAGAtlantic Journey ID 2402
 1894 Renamed DalmatiaAtlantic Journey ID 2403
 1897 Sold to German ownersAtlantic Journey ID 2404
 1900 Sold to Italian owners, renamed "Fides"Atlantic Journey ID 2405
 1916 Scrapped at GenoaAtlantic Journey ID 2406
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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