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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
1,516 gross 1864 at Glasgow by Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd. Allan Line, Liverpool, England 272ft x 34.3ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1864  June 4, launchedAtlantic Journey ID 813
 1864  July 21, maiden voyage Liverpool - Quebec - MontrealAtlantic Journey ID 816
 1870  Glasgow  Apr. 19  Quebec  May 05 Dublin (Kingstown) - Montreal. Montreal Ocean Steam Ship CompanyTransatlantc ID
 1870  Liverpool  June 01  Quebec  June 15 Glasgow (1870-05-31), Dublin (Kingstown), Londonderry, MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1870  Glasgow  July 12  Quebec  July 26 Dublin (Kingstown) - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1870  Glasgow  Aug. 23  Quebec  Sept. 07 Liverpool 1870-08-24 - Dublin (Kingstown)Transatlantc ID
 1870  Glasgow  Oct. 04  Quebec  Oct. 18 Transatlantc ID
 1871  Glasgow  Apr. 18  Quebec  May 05 Dublin (Kingstown) - Londonderry - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1871  Glasgow  May 30  Quebec  June 15 Dublin (Kingstown) - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1871  Glasgow  July 12  Quebec  July 26 Dublin (Kingstown) - Londonderry - MontrealTransatlantc ID
 1871  Glasgow  Aug. 22  Quebec  Sept. 08 Dublin (Kingstown)Transatlantc ID
 1871  Glasgow  Oct. 03  Quebec  Oct. 18 Transatlantc ID
 1872  Liverpool  May 21  Quebec  June 05 Transatlantc ID
 1872  Glasgow  July 02  Quebec  July 17 Dublin (Kingstown)Transatlantc ID
 1872  Glasgow  Aug. 14  Quebec  Aug. 27 Dublin (Kingstown)Transatlantc ID
 1872  Glasgow  Sept. 25  Quebec  Oct. 13 LondonderryTransatlantc ID
 1873  Rebuilt, lengthened to 334.9ft, new tonnage: 2,356 gross, new compounded engines, renamed PhoenicanAtlantic Journey ID 817
 1888  Re-engined with quadruple expansion engines by Denny, DumbartonAtlantic Journey ID 814
 1905  Scrapped at GenoaAtlantic Journey ID 815
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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