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      Date: 1855 -

Description: The American whaler,CANTON visited Hobart in 1846, and twice in 1851. In 1855 a Captain Wing was master of the vessel when it was wrecked on a sandy atoll in the Pacific. After 49 days in the 4 ship's boats they had salvaged

Format: pictorial and artistic works
Object: glass slides


Subjects: people

People/Orgs: Ships captains

Institution: Maritime Museum of Tasmania

Object number: MMT_P_GSL459

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