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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
8,607 gross 1893 at Dumbarton by William Denny & Co. Dominion Line 480ft x 57.2ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1893  July 4, launched for American LineAtlantic Journey ID 7153
 1893  Dec. 28, maiden voyage Liverpool - PhiladelphiaAtlantic Journey ID 7154
 1895  Aug. 8, first voyage as charter for Red Star LineAtlantic Journey ID 7155
 1903  May 13, first voyage as charter for Dominion Line, Liverpool - Quebec - MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 7156
 1904  Liverpool     Halifax  Apr. 01 Transatlantc ID
 1904  Liverpool     Quebec  June 10 Transatlantc ID
 1904  Liverpool     Quebec  July 29 Transatlantc ID
 1904  Liverpool     Quebec  Aug. 12 Transatlantc ID
 1904  Liverpool     Quebec  Sept. 02 Transatlantc ID
 1904  Liverpool     Quebec  Oct. 07 Transatlantc ID
 1905  Liverpool     Quebec  May 26 Transatlantc ID
 1905  Liverpool     Quebec  June 30 Transatlantc ID
 1905  Liverpool     Quebec  Aug. 03 Transatlantc ID
 1906  Liverpool     Quebec - Montreal  May 06 Subm. by Mitch TaylorTransatlantc ID
 1910  May, chartered by Allan LineAtlantic Journey ID 7157
 1911  ScrappedAtlantic Journey ID 7158
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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The sisters Kensington and Southwark in Red Star Line service
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