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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
3,572 gross 1867 at Liverpool by Thos. Royden & Co National Line 385.6ft x 42.4ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1867  June 4, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 4758
 1867  Oct. 13, maiden voyage Liverpool - Queenstown - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 4759
 1870  Liverpool     New York  July 18 Agent Hr. O. Svenson, ChristianiaTransatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool  May 23  Quebec  June 04 Chartered by the Allan Line Via Londonderry 1872-05-24Transatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool - New York Feb. 18 - Subm. by Tom MastersonAtlantic Journey ID 8355
 1873  Liverpool  May 06  New York  May 17 Transatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool  June 06  New York  June 30 Agent Hr. O. Svenson, ChristianiaTransatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool     New York  Sept. 15 Agent Hr. O. Svenson, ChristianiaTransatlantc ID
 1875  New tonnage: 4,281 grossAtlantic Journey ID 4760
 1880  Fitted with compound engines by J. Jones & Sons, LiverpoolAtlantic Journey ID 4761
 1880  Liverpool     New York  Oct. 18 Transatlantc ID
 1896  SoldAtlantic Journey ID 4762
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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