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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
2,236 gross 1874 at Dumbarton by A. McMillan & Son Holland America Line 301ft x 39.3ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1883  Rotterdam     New York  June 21 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Rotterdam     New York  Aug. 09 Passengers left Christiania 1883-07-21Transatlantc ID
 1883  Rotterdam     New York  Oct. 12 Transatlantc ID
 1884  Rotterdam     New York  July 11 Transatlantc ID
 1885  Rotterdam     New York  May 11 Transatlantc ID
 1885  Rotterdam     New York  June 27 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Rotterdam     New York  Apr. 10 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Rotterdam     New York  May 21 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Rotterdam     New York  Sept. 24 Transatlantc ID
 1888  Rotterdam     New York  Aug. 13 Also reported arrive 1888-08-14 - Journey of 12 daysTransatlantc ID
 1888  Rotterdam     New York  Sept. 26 Also reported arrive 1888-09-24Transatlantc ID
 1888  Rotterdam     New York  Nov. 13 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Rotterdam     New York  Feb. 17 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Rotterdam     Montevideo  May 28 South AmericaTransatlantc ID
 1891  Rotterdam     New York  May 10 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Rotterdam     New York  July 13 Transatlantc ID
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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Articles about selected ships ships and special events in their history. Descriptions of some of the great maritime disasters involving emigrant ships, like the wrecking of the steamer Atlantic of the White Star Line, sinking of the ocean liner Empress of Ireland and the Thingvalla line steamer Norge disaster. Check this section if you have an interest in shipwrecks.
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