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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
17,540 gross 1908 at Belfast by Harland & Wolff Red Star Line 605.8ft x 70.4ft 
 1908 June 26: LaunchedAtlantic Journey ID 8991
 1909 April: departed on her maiden voyage from Antwerp to New York via DoverAtlantic Journey ID 8992
 1914 Ran for White Star Line till 1919Atlantic Journey ID 8993
 1920 New tonnage: 18,565 grossAtlantic Journey ID 8994
 1920 Resumed sailings Antwerp - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 8995
 1932 Became a cruise shipAtlantic Journey ID 8996
 1934 ScrappedAtlantic Journey ID 8997
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
Lapland, Red Star Line steamship
S/S Lapland, Red Star Line
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