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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
4,753 gross 1883 at Belfast by Harland & Wolff White Star Line 439.1ft x 44.2ft x 28.ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1883  Chartered to New Zealand Shipping CoAtlantic Journey ID 3861
 1884  New Zealand service (joint White Star - Shaw Savill)Atlantic Journey ID 3862
 1894  RefittedAtlantic Journey ID 3863
 1897  Liverpool     New Zealand  Jan. 11 Transatlantc ID
 1897  London  Apr. 15  New Zealand  May 31 Transatlantc ID
 1900  Sold to Aberdeen LineAtlantic Journey ID 3864
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

Ionic (1), White Star Line steamship
Ionic (1), White Star Line steamship
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