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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
3,847 gross 1858 at Jarrow-on-Tyne by Palmer‘s Shipbuilding & Iron Co. Ltd. National Line 395.1ft x 40.8ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1858  June 12, launched as the Hudson for NDLAtlantic Journey ID 4678
 1858  Sept. 11, maiden voyage Bremen - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 4679
 1858  Nov. 2, damaged by fire at Bremerhafen, towed to Palmer Bros & Co. for rebuilding - funnels reduced from two to oneAtlantic Journey ID 4680
 1862  Sold to Fernie Bros, renamed LousianaAtlantic Journey ID 4681
 1863  Transferred to the National Line, renamed LouisianaAtlantic Journey ID 4682
 1864  Feb. 4, first voyage Liverpool - Queenstown - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 4683
 1869  Rebuilt: lengthened to 395.1ft, fitted with compounded engines by J. Jack & Co. becoming the first vessel in the Atlantic trade with compound engines. New tonnage: 3,847 gross.Atlantic Journey ID 4684
 1870  Renamed HollandAtlantic Journey ID 4685
 1870  Liverpool     New York  July 05 A journey of 12 days - Agent Hr. O. Svenson, ChristianiaTransatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool  Sept. 11  New York  Sept. 24 Agent Hr. O. Svenson, ChristianiaTransatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool     New York  May 26 Transatlantc ID
 1893  Sold to French subjectsAtlantic Journey ID 4686
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
The S/S Holland as the Hudson for NDL
The S/S Holland as the Hudson for NDL
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Holland - National Line steamship, ex Louisiana
Holland - National Line steamship, ex Louisiana
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