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RMS Australia on Fire, Corsair Reef, July 15th 1904

1986.0117.4747

Object information

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Type

Collection

Dimensions

W 141mm x H 89mm

Material

Physical Description

An unused postcard featuring a black and white illustration of a stranded ship on fire. The ship has four masts visible through the flames, and is listing to one side. The text at the left of the illustration reads "R.M.S. / "Australia" / on Fire, Corsair Reef, July 15th, / 1904."

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