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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
  State Line  
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1882  May 6, launched as the Grecian Monarch of the Monarch Line. London - Montreal serviceAtlantic Journey ID 3490
 1882  Aug. 13, maiden voyage London - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3491
 1887  Acquired by Allan Line, renamed PomeranianAtlantic Journey ID 3497
 1887  Sept. 9, first voyage for Allan Line London - MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 3492
 1891  Glasgow - New York.Atlantic Journey ID 3498
 1891  State Line serviceAtlantic Journey ID 3499
 1892  Glasgow  Aug. 19  Quebec  Aug. 30 MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1893  Feb. 11, ran into a severe storm, the bridge was carried away along with the chartroom and fore deck saloon, the second and third mate, 4 other sailors, and 4 passengers were swept to sea, the captain deadly injured.Atlantic Journey ID 3493
 1893  Returned to Glasgow, rebuilt, masts reduced to twoAtlantic Journey ID 3494
 1893  May 11, resumed Glasgow Quebec - MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 3495
 1902  Re-engined with triple-expansion engines by Wm. Denny & Bros, Dumbarton, 316 NHP, 12 knotsAtlantic Journey ID 3496
 1904  Glasgow - Boston/New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3500
 1905  Glasgow - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 3501
 1914  Glasgow - Halifax - BostonAtlantic Journey ID 3502
 1917  Taken over by Canadian Pacific LineAtlantic Journey ID 3503
 1918  Torpedoed near Portland Bill. 45 lives lostAtlantic Journey ID 3504
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


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