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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
16,402 gross 1920 at Glasgow by Fairfield Shipbuilding & Eng. Co. Ltd. Canadian Pacific Line 548.7ft x 70.2ft 
 1920 Dec. 14, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 6610
 1922 May 5, maiden voyage Liverpool - Quebec - MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 6611
 1931 Fitted with single reduction geared turbines by Harland & Wolff, BelfastAtlantic Journey ID 6612
 1932 Mainly used for pleasure cruisesAtlantic Journey ID 6613
 1939 Became armed merchant cruiser HMS ForfarAtlantic Journey ID 6614
 1940 December 2, torpedoed and sunk by German submarine U-99 off the west coast of IrelandAtlantic Journey ID 6615
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Montrose (2), Canadian Pacific Line steamship
Montrose (2), Canadian Pacific Line steamship
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Montrose (2) - Canadian Pacific steamship - departing Liverpool for Canada
Montrose (2) - departing Liverpool for Canada
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Montrose (2), Canadian Pacific Line steamship
Picture of the S/S Montrose (2)
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3rd class entrance on C deck, S/S Montrose (2)
3rd class entrance on C deck

3rd class stateroom on the Candadian Pacific Line steamship Montrose
3rd class stateroom

Montcalm (2),  Montrose (2), Montclare, Canadian Pacific Line steamships
Montcalm (2), Montrose (2), Montclare, Canadian Pacific Line steamships
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