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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
7,328 gross 1899 at Belfast by Workman, Clark & Co. Ltd. Canadian Pacific Line 430ft x 54.2ft 
 1899 Aug. 25, launched as the Sicilian for the Allan LineAtlantic Journey ID 5354
 1899 Boer War transportAtlantic Journey ID 5359
 1901 Feb. 28, first voyage Liverpool - PortlandAtlantic Journey ID 5360
 1908 New tonnage: 7,328 grossAtlantic Journey ID 5355
 1917 Taken over by Canadian Pacific LineAtlantic Journey ID 5361
 1922 Aug. 8, laid up Atlantic Journey ID 5356
 1923 Renamed BrutonAtlantic Journey ID 5357
 1925 Scrapped in ItalyAtlantic Journey ID 5358
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

Sicilian - Canadian Pacific Line steamship
Sicilian - in Canadian Pacific Line colors
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Sicilian, Allan Line steamship
Photo of the S/S Sicilian when in Allan Line service
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S/S Sicilian
The S/S Sicilian in Allan Line colors
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