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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
3,325 gross 1864 at Jarrow-on-Tyne by Palmer‘s Shipbuilding & Iron Co. Ltd. National Line 370.4ft x 41.1ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1864  June 18, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 4725
 1864  Aug. 2, maiden voyage Liverpool - Queenstown - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 4726
 1870  Liverpool     New York  June 13 Agent Hr. O. Svenson, ChristianiaTransatlantc ID
 1870  Liverpool     New York  July 13 Transatlantc ID
 1872  New tonnage: 3,956 grossAtlantic Journey ID 4727
 1873  Fitted with compound engines by J. Penn & Son, LondonAtlantic Journey ID 4728
 1876  Rebuilt: lengthened to 418.8ft, saloon cabins rebuilt amidships, accommodation: 72 1st-class, 1200 steerage. New tonnage: 4,577 grossAtlantic Journey ID 4729
 1878  Liverpool     New York  June 23 Transatlantc ID
 1878  Liverpool  July 24  New York  Aug. 05 Transatlantc ID
 1878  Liverpool     New York  Sept. 15 Transatlantc ID
 1879  Liverpool     New York  May 26 Transatlantc ID
 1880  Liverpool     New York  Apr. 16 Transatlantc ID
 1880  Liverpool     New York  June 22 Transatlantc ID
 1880  Liverpool     New York  July 26 Transatlantc ID
 1880  Liverpool     New York  Aug. 30 Transatlantc ID
 1880  Liverpool     New York  Oct. 04 Transatlantc ID
 1880  Liverpool     New York  Dec. 08 Transatlantc ID
 1881  Liverpool     New York  Mar. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1881  Liverpool  June 29  New York  July 11 Agent T. C. KloedTransatlantc ID
 1881  Liverpool  Aug. 10  New York  Aug. 22 Transatlantc ID
 1881  Liverpool  Sept. 28  New York  Oct. 03 Agent T. C. Kloed, ChristianiaTransatlantc ID
 1882  Jan 10, arrived New York. Subm. by Jill SumblerAtlantic Journey ID 9428
 1882  Liverpool     New York  June 16 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool     New York  July 24 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool     New York  Aug. 29 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool  Sept. 20  New York  Oct. 01 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool  Oct. 25  New York  Nov. 06 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool  Jan. 27  New York  Feb. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1889  Dec. 31, departed from New York, was never heard of again, 72 lives lostAtlantic Journey ID 4730
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
Erin - National Line steamship
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Erin, National Line steamship
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