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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
3,707 gross 1871 at Belfast by Harland & Wolff White Star Line 470.4ft x 40.1ft x 31ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1871  Maiden voyage Liverpool - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3897
 1872  RebuiltAtlantic Journey ID 3898
 1872  Liverpool  May 09  New York  May 19 Agent Hr. Frederik Lie, ChristianiaTransatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool  June 06  New York  June 16 Transatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool  July 11  New York  July 21 Transatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool  Aug. 21  New York  Sept. 01 Transatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool  Sept. 27  New York  Oct. 08 Transatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool  Apr. 24  New York  May 03 Transatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool     New York  June 08 Transatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool     New York  July 14 Transatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool     New York  Aug. 18 Transatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool     New York  Oct. 26 Transatlantc ID
 1873  Liverpool     New York  Dec. 02 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool  Dec. 25  New York  Jan. 06 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool  Mar. 05  New York  Mar. 16 Wilson Line feeder ship from Christiansand 1874-03-01Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool  May 14  New York  May 24 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool  June 18  New York  June 29 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool  Aug. 13  New York  Aug. 23 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool  Sept. 17  New York  Sept. 27 Transatlantc ID
 1874  Liverpool  Oct. 22  New York  Nov. 02 Transatlantc ID
 1875  Last run Liverpool - New York, chartered to Occidental & Oriental SS CoAtlantic Journey ID 3899
 1876  Chartered to Occidental & Oriental SS CoAtlantic Journey ID 3900
 1879  Oct. 29: called at Singapore on way to LondonAtlantic Journey ID 13213
 1880  Mar. 13: Departed Liverpool for San Francisco via Sigapore, Hong Kong and Yokohama (Capt. J. Metcalfe)Atlantic Journey ID 13211
 1880  Apr. 15: arrived Sigapore, Tanjong Pagar Wharf, on her way from Liverpool to Hong Kong, Yokohama and San Francisco (Capt. J. Metcalfe)Atlantic Journey ID 13210
 1882  Collided off Golden Gate, 16 lives lostAtlantic Journey ID 3901
 1895  Broken upAtlantic Journey ID 3902
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

Oceanic (1), White Star Line steamship
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