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107 kl  F. Bugge, Bergen, Norway  
 1856 Captain N. W. Ellertsen  from Bergen May 5 to Quebec June 30   
 1856 Bergen May 7. 4 ships cleared out this week with emigrants, Bark Apollo and Columbus of Sandefjord and Brig Vikingen and Jørgen Brunchorst from this city with a total of 781 passengers of whom 31 children under 1 year.Atlantic Journey ID 10152
 1856 September 14 Liverpool from QuebecAtlantic Journey ID 10219
 1856 November 1 cleared Liverpool for Rio Janeiro leaving Nov. 8Atlantic Journey ID 10220
 1857 January 1 Rio Janeiro, leaving Jan. 31 for ConstantinopelAtlantic Journey ID 10221
 1857 June 8 Malta, leaving for ConstantinopelAtlantic Journey ID 10222
 1857 September 30 Falmouth from ConstantinopelAtlantic Journey ID 10223
 1857 October 10 leaving Falmouth for Dublin, arriving Oct. 17Atlantic Journey ID 10224
 1859 March 18 Texel from BerdianskAtlantic Journey ID 10225
 1859 June 9 leaving Amsterdam for ConstantinopelAtlantic Journey ID 10226
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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