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11,635 gross 1901 at Glasgow by John Brown & Co. Ltd. Dominion Line 531ft x 59.2ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1901  May 4, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 6959
 1901  Sept. 4, maiden voyage Southampton - Cherbourgh - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 6960
 1901  Nov. 9, first voyage as charter for Red Star Line, Antwerp - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 6961
 1902  Chartered by American LineAtlantic Journey ID 6962
 1908  Dec. 17, first voyage as charter for Dominion LineAtlantic Journey ID 6963
 1912  Liverpool  Apr. 17  Philadelphia  May 01 Transatlantc ID
 1915  Became British transport shipAtlantic Journey ID 6964
 1917  June, attacked by submarine off the west coast of Scotland, 8 lives lostAtlantic Journey ID 6965
 1918  April, attacked by submarine in the North AtlanticAtlantic Journey ID 6966
 1919  Returned to passenger serviceAtlantic Journey ID 6967
 1921  Apr. 1, first voyage for White Star LineAtlantic Journey ID 6968
 1922  Jan. 18, first voyage Hamburg - New York for American LineAtlantic Journey ID 6969
 1922  May 15, first voyage Liverpool - Boston - Philadelphia for White Star LineAtlantic Journey ID 6970
 1924  Scrapped in ItalyAtlantic Journey ID 6971
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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