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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
1,271 gross 1870 at Sunderland by James Laing & Co. Temperley Line 245.2ft x 30.1ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1871  London  June 02  Quebec  June 21 Transatlantc ID
 1871  London  July 26  Quebec  Aug. 13 Plymouth 1871-07-28Transatlantc ID
 1871  London  Sept. 21  Quebec  Oct. 09 PlymouthTransatlantc ID
 1873  London  Apr. 15  Quebec  May 09 Plymouth - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1873  London  June 14  Quebec  July 04 Plymouth - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1874  London  July 28  Quebec  Aug. 19 Plymouth - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1874  London  Sept. 25  Quebec  Oct. 19 Plymouth - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1875  London  June 19  Quebec  Aug. 18 Plymouth - St. JohnsTransatlantc ID
 1876  London  May 02  Quebec  May 29 MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1876  London  July 05  Quebec  July 23 Plymouth - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1880  London  Sept. 30  Quebec  Oct. 17 MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1881  London  May 11  Quebec  May 29 MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1881  London  July 02  Quebec  July 17 Plymouth - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1881  London  Aug. 17  Quebec  Sept. 02 Transatlantc ID
 1881  London  Sept. 28  Quebec  Oct. 18 MontrealTransatlantc 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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A selection of articles dedicated to help you in your genealogy search for your Norwegian ancestors. Transcripts and pictures of historic documents in connection with the ships and emigration. Also including articles about Pioneers & Norwegian Settlements Around the World
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.
This section contains articles describing the transatlantic voyage, the condition of the steerage accommodations and the experience of an ocean travel on an emigrant ship. You will find in-depth studies concerning the emigration process, statistics and facts, and information about the immigration processing centers line Castle Garden and Ellis Island.
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