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3,063 gross 1882 at Rotterdam by Nederlandsche Stoomboot Mij Holland America Line 324.6ft x 38.1ft 
 Year Departure ArrivalRemarks
 1883  Rotterdam     New York  July 19 Transatlantc ID
 1883  Rotterdam     New York  Sept. 28 Transatlantc ID
 1884  Rotterdam     New York  May 09 Transatlantc ID
 1884  Rotterdam     New York  June 28 Transatlantc ID
 1884  Rotterdam     New York  Oct. 28 Transatlantc ID
 1885  Rotterdam     New York  May 30 Transatlantc ID
 1885  Rotterdam     New York  Oct. 02 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Rotterdam     New York  Apr. 24 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Rotterdam     New York  June 04 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Rotterdam     New York  July 17 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Rotterdam     New York  Aug. 27 Transatlantc ID
 1887  Rotterdam     New York  Oct. 29 Transatlantc ID
 1888  Rotterdam     New York  June 23 Transatlantc ID
 1888  Rotterdam     New York  Aug. 09 Transatlantc ID
 1888  Rotterdam     New York  Sept. 22 Transatlantc ID
 1890  Rotterdam     Montreal  Mar. 22 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Rotterdam     New York  June 10 Transatlantc ID
 1891  Rotterdam     New York  Oct. 01 Transatlantc ID
 1892  Rotterdam     New York  Mar. 26 Transatlantc ID
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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