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BurdenBuiltShipowner or operator Dimensions
2,488 gross 1874 at Glasgow by London & Glasgow Co. Ltd. Allan Line, Liverpool, England 332.1ft x 36.3ft x 28.6ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1874  June 2, launched for the State LineAtlantic Journey ID 821
 1874  July 19, maiden voyage Glasgow - Larne - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 822
 1875  Chartered by the Red Star LineAtlantic Journey ID 823
 1891  Taken over by the Allan Line with the rest of the State LineAtlantic Journey ID 825
 1891  Apr. 25, first voyage Glasgow - Moville - New YorkAtlantic Journey ID 824
 1891  Liverpool     New York  June 17 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Glasgow     New York  Sept. 09 Transatlantc ID
 1892  Glasgow - New York.Atlantic Journey ID 826
 1893  Sold to Turkey, renamed "Mekke"Atlantic Journey ID 827
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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