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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
4,510 gross 1881 at Glasgow by John Elder & Co. Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen, Germany 416.5ft x 45ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1881  Bremen  June 26  New York  July 06 Transatlantc ID
 1881  Bremen  Aug. 03  New York  Aug. 12 Crossing the Ocean in 9 daysTransatlantc ID
 1881  Bremen  Aug. 31  New York  Sept. 09 Crossing the Atlantic Ocean in 9 daysTransatlantc ID
 1881  Bremen  Sept. 28  New York  Oct. 08 Transatlantc ID
 1881  Bremen  Oct. 26  New York  Nov. 05 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Bremen  Feb. 05  New York  Feb. 17 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Bremen  Mar. 15  New York  Mar. 25 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Bremen  Apr. 12  New York  Apr. 22 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Bremen  May 10  New York  May 20 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Bremen  June 07  New York  June 17 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Bremen  Aug. 02  New York  Aug. 11 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Bremen  Sept. 27  New York  Oct. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen  Jan. 28  New York  Feb. 08 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen  Mar. 07  New York  Mar. 16 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen       Apr. 14 Arrived New York - BaltimoreTransatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen     New York  May 12 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen     New York  June 09 Also reported to arrive in Baltimore same dateTransatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen     New York  July 07 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen     New York  Aug. 25 Arrived at 05:00 morningTransatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen     New York  Sept. 22 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen     New York  Oct. 20 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Bremen     New York  Nov. 18 Transatlantc ID
 1886  Bremen     New York  Oct. 26 Also reported arrive 1886-10-25Transatlantc ID
 1887  Bremen     New York  Apr. 20 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Bremen     New York  May 24 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Bremen     New York  June 21 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Bremen     New York  Aug. 30 Transatlantc ID
 1888  Bremen     New York  May 01 Transatlantc ID
 1888  Bremen     New York  Sept. 24 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  Jan. 12 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  Feb. 12 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  Mar. 13 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  Apr. 10 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  May 07 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  June 04 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  July 02 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  Aug. 05 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  Sept. 03 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     New York  Oct. 01 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Bremen     Adeleide  Dec. 12 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Bremen     New York  Apr. 02 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Bremen     New York  Apr. 29 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Bremen     New York  May 27 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Bremen     New York  June 24 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Bremen     New York  Aug. 26 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Bremen     New York  Sept. 23 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Bremen     Adeleide  Dec. 15 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Bremen     New York  Apr. 12 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Bremen     New York  July 04 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Bremen     New York  Aug. 14 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Bremen     New York  Sept. 12 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Bremen     New York  Oct. 10 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Bremen     New York  Nov. 06 Transatlantc ID
 1892  Bremen     New York  May 10 Transatlantc ID
 1892  Bremen     New York  June 07 Transatlantc ID
 1892  Bremen     New York  Aug. 02 Transatlantc ID
 1892  Bremen     New York  Sept. 06 Transatlantc ID
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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