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4,040 gross 1881 at Glasgow by London & Glasgow Co. Ltd. Beaver Line 385ft x 42.8ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1881  Sept. 10, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 5464
 1881  Nov. 9, maiden voyage Liverpool - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 5465
 1882  Liverpool  Apr. 27  Quebec  May 15 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool  June 22  Quebec  July 02 Queenstown - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool  Aug. 03  Quebec  Aug. 13 Transatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool  Sept. 14  Quebec  Sept. 24 QueenstownTransatlantc ID
 1882  Liverpool  Oct. 26  Quebec  Nov. 06 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool  Apr. 26  Quebec  May 07 QueenstownTransatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool  June 07  Quebec  June 18 Queenstown, Galway, IrelandTransatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool  July 19  Quebec  July 28 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool  Aug. 30  Quebec  Sept. 09 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Liverpool  Oct. 11  Quebec  Oct. 22 Transatlantc ID
 1884  Liverpool  Apr. 24  Quebec  May 04 QueenstownTransatlantc ID
 1884  Liverpool  June 05  Quebec  June 15 Transatlantc ID
 1884  Liverpool  July 17  Quebec  July 25 Also reported arrival 1884-07-27Transatlantc ID
 1884  Liverpool  Aug. 28  Quebec  Sept. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1884  Liverpool  Oct. 09  Quebec  Oct. 19 Transatlantc ID
 1884  Liverpool     New York  Nov. 02 Transatlantc ID
 1888  Liverpool     Montreal  June 02 Queenstown 1888-05-26Transatlantc ID
 1889  Liverpool     Montreal  May 14 Also reported arrive 1889-05-13Transatlantc ID
 1889  Liverpool     Montreal  June 16 Also reported arrive 1889-06-15 - Arrived at 01:00 morningTransatlantc ID
 1889  Liverpool     Montreal  Aug. 25 Arrived at 01:00 morningTransatlantc ID
 1889  Liverpool     Montreal  Sept. 30 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Liverpool     Montreal  May 18 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Liverpool     Montreal  May 21 Transatlantc ID
 1892  Liverpool     New York  Apr. 26 ?? Port of MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1892  Liverpool     Montreal  May 31 Transatlantc ID
 1893  Liverpool  Apr. 15  Quebec  Apr. 27 Transatlantc ID
 1893  Liverpool  May 23  Quebec  June 02 Also reported to arrive in Montreal same dayTransatlantc ID
 1893  Liverpool     Quebec  Sept. 11 Transatlantc ID
 1894  Liverpool     Montreal  Apr. 25 Transatlantc ID
 1896         Apr. 01 Arrived at St. JohnTransatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Quebec  June 12 Transatlantc ID
 1898  Liverpool     Halifax  Apr. 06 Transatlantc ID
 1899  Ownership of the Beaver Line transferred to Elder Dempster, name of the ship remained the same, and the line was still operated as Beaver LineAtlantic Journey ID 5466
 1900  Liverpool     Halifax  Apr. 19 Transatlantc ID
 1901  Scrapped at GenoaAtlantic Journey ID 5467
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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