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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
7,094 gross 1897 at Middlesbrough by Raylton Dixon & Co. Canadian Pacific Line 444.3ft x 52ft 
 1897 Nov. 7, launched for Elder Dempster to replace the Assaye, which had been wrecked in the bay of Fundy on Apr. 5Atlantic Journey ID 6522
 1897 September, maiden voyage Middlesbrough - Quebec - MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 6523
 1900 March, became Boer War transportAtlantic Journey ID 6524
 1903 April, taken over by Canadian Pacific LineAtlantic Journey ID 6525
 1903 Apr. 20, first voyage Liverpool - Quebec - MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 6526
 1914 October, sold to Admirality for use as a blockship at DoverAtlantic Journey ID 6527
 1914 Dec. 28, wrecked at Goodwin SandsAtlantic Journey ID 6528
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

Montrose (1), Canadian Pacific Line steamship
Montrose (1), Canadian Pacific Line steamship
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