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City of Foochow - the Shipwreck

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Boyes, Joan

Date: 1870 -

Description: An archival album, A4 size, containing black and white and colour photographs and newspaper cuttings on the wreck of the City of Foochow. The City of Foochow was built 1864 and wrecked 16th March 1877 between North Point, Flinders Island and Babel Island. The mast of the City of Foochow fell in January 1987 and was rolled into the dunes by members of Furneaux Historical Research Association. Part of the bow is still visible at low tide.

Format: pictorial and artistic works
Object: archives

City of Foochow - the Shipwreck

Subjects: shipwrecks

People/Orgs: City of Foochow (vessel)

Places: Flinders Island, Tasmania

Institution: Furneaux Historical Research Association Inc.

Object number: FHR_00161

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