In 1871 the bark Pera departed from Bergen May 23rd, and arrived at Quebec July 8th. She was sailing in ballast, and was carrying 203 steerage passengers. There was one death on the voyage. When the Pera arrived at the quarantine station on Grosse Īle, one child was sick with ruby coloured eruption. The ship was mastered by Capt. W. Kluver, and had a crew of 12.