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The location where this photograph was taken in unknown, but the ship is the "Halcione", an iron barque of 878 tons gross and 843 tons net register. It was built at Greene in 1869 by R Steele. Her dimensions were: length 191 ft; beam 29.4 ft; depth 18.8 ft. She was owned by the Shaw, Savill and Albion Co. Ltd, and was wrecked in Fitzroy Bay near Wellington Heads on 8th January 1896.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2014N_Shi4_008042
Title
The "Halcione"
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Shi 4
Held In
Coolstore

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Creation

Created By
Date
1894 to 1896

Object rights

Credit Line
Palmerston North City Library

Taxonomy

Community Tags
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