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3,689 gross 1879 at Barrow by Barrow Shipbuilding Co. American Line 402.8ft x 40.2ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1879  March 10, launched for Red Star LineAtlantic Journey ID 7109
 1879  June 10, maiden voyage Antwerp - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 7110
 1895  July 31, first voyage for American Line, Philadelphia - LiverpoolAtlantic Journey ID 7111
 1895  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Aug. 31 Transatlantc ID
 1895  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Sept. 21 Transatlantc ID
 1895  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Oct. 26 Transatlantc ID
 1895  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Nov. 30 Transatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Jan. 06 Transatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Feb. 11 Transatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Apr. 18 Transatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Philadelphia  May 24 Transatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Philadelphia  June 28 Transatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Aug. 01 Transatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Sept. 06 Transatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Nov. 23 Transatlantc ID
 1896  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Dec. 27 Transatlantc ID
 1897  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Feb. 01 Transatlantc ID
 1897  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Apr. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1898  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Jan. 14 Transatlantc ID
 1898  Liverpool     Philadelphia  May 01 Also reported arrive 1898-05-02Transatlantc ID
 1898  Liverpool     Philadelphia  June 05 Sailed under Belgian flagTransatlantc ID
 1898  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Aug. 14 Transatlantc ID
 1898  Southampton     New York  Sept. 14 Transatlantc ID
 1898  Southampton     New York  Oct. 15 Transatlantc ID
 1898  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Nov. 21 Transatlantc ID
 1898  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Dec. 25 Transatlantc ID
 1899  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Jan. 31 Transatlantc ID
 1899  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Sept. 03 Transatlantc ID
 1899  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Oct. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1900  Liverpool     Philadelphia  May 16 Transatlantc ID
 1900  Liverpool     Philadelphia  June 18 Transatlantc ID
 1900  Liverpool     Philadelphia  July 22 Transatlantc ID
 1900  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Aug. 26 Transatlantc ID
 1900  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Sept. 30 Transatlantc ID
 1900  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Nov. 04 Transatlantc ID
 1901  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Jan. 21 Transatlantc ID
 1901  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Apr. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1901  Liverpool     Philadelphia  May 12 Crossing the Ocean in 8 daysTransatlantc ID
 1901  Liverpool     Philadelphia  July 19 Transatlantc ID
 1902  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Jan. 19 Transatlantc ID
 1902  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Apr. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1902  Liverpool     Philadelphia  June 16 Transatlantc ID
 1902  Liverpool     Philadelphia  July 21 Transatlantc ID
 1902  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Aug. 24 Transatlantc ID
 1902  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Sept. 29 Transatlantc ID
 1902  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Dec. 18 Transatlantc ID
 1903  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Jan. 22 Transatlantc ID
 1903  Liverpool     Philadelphia  Feb. 28 Transatlantc ID
 1903  April, returned to Red Star LineAtlantic Journey ID 7112
 1906  Sold and scrapped in ItalyAtlantic Journey ID 7113
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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