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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
4,244 gross 1891 at Glasgow by Alexander Stephen & Sons Allan Line, Liverpool, England 386ft x 46.1ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1891  Jan. 29, launched for the State LineAtlantic Journey ID 8361
 1891  Aug. 14, maiden voyage for the Allan Line, Glasgow - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 8366
 1891  Glasgow     New York  Aug. 24 Listed as the State LineTransatlantc ID
 1891  Glasgow     New York  Oct. 08 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Glasgow     New York  Nov. 16 Allan & State LineTransatlantc ID
 1892  Glasgow - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 8367
 1893       New York  Apr. 24 Allan & State LineTransatlantc ID
 1893       New York  May 29 Allan & State LineTransatlantc ID
 1893       New York  July 03 Allan & State LineTransatlantc ID
 1893       New York  Oct. 21 Allan & State LineTransatlantc ID
 1894       New York  Sept. 24 Allan & State LineTransatlantc ID
 1895       New York  Aug. 26 Arrived in the morningTransatlantc ID
 1896       New York  May 11 Transatlantc ID
 1896       New York  June 08 Reported as State LineTransatlantc ID
 1896       New York  Aug. 03 Reported as State LineTransatlantc ID
 1896       New York  Nov. 01 Also reported arrive 1896-11-02Transatlantc ID
 1896  Chartered by the Anchor LineAtlantic Journey ID 8362
 1897  Liverpool - Quebec - MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 8368
 1897       Quebec  June 27 Transatlantc ID
 1897       Quebec  Sept. 05 Transatlantc ID
 1897       Quebec  Oct. 12 Transatlantc ID
 1897       Quebec  Nov. 13 Transatlantc ID
 1898  Renamed CalifornianAtlantic Journey ID 8369
 1900  Feb. 25, stranded near Portland, refloatedAtlantic Journey ID 8363
 1901  Renamed "Coamo", for New York & Porto RicoAtlantic Journey ID 8364
 1925  ScrappedAtlantic Journey ID 8365
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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