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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
9,674 gross 1901 at Wallsend-on-Tyne by C. S. Swan & Hunter Canadian Pacific Line 469.5ft x 56.2ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1901  June 6, launched for Elder Dempster - used for Beaver Line serviceAtlantic Journey ID 5545
 1901  Sept. 24, maiden voyage Liverpool - Quebec - MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 5546
 1902  September, Boer War transportAtlantic Journey ID 5547
 1903  May, taken over by the Canadian Pacific LineAtlantic Journey ID 5548
 1903  Liverpool     Quebec  May 13 Crossing the Ocean in 7 daysTransatlantc ID
 1903  Liverpool     Quebec  June 19 Transatlantc ID
 1903  Liverpool     Quebec  Nov. 06 Transatlantc ID
 1904  Liverpool     Quebec  May 22 Transatlantc ID
 1904  Liverpool     Quebec  July 29 Transatlantc ID
 1905  Liverpool       Feb. 04 Arrived in St. JohnsTransatlantc ID
 1905  Liverpool       Apr. 23 Arrived in St. JohnsTransatlantc ID
 1905  Liverpool     Quebec  May 26 Transatlantc ID
 1905  Liverpool     Quebec  June 30 Transatlantc ID
 1905  Liverpool     Quebec  Aug. 04 Transatlantc ID
 1905  Liverpool     Quebec  Oct. 15 Transatlantc ID
 1918  Aug. 26, scuttled at Montreal after fire, later refloated - became cargo shipAtlantic Journey ID 5549
 1920  Sold and renamed Iver HeathAtlantic Journey ID 5550
 1924  ScrappedAtlantic Journey ID 5551
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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