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Wreck of SS Malabar 2 April 1931

1986.0117.4851

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Type

Collection

Dimensions

W 139mm x H 84mm

Material

Physical Description

A postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a shipwreck with crowds of people on the rocky shoreline. Part of the ships upper deck and the bow are still visible in the churning water. There are women men and children standing on the rocks near the wreck. At the bottom left is the text "WRECK OF S.S. MALABAR / 2.4.31" and on the right the word "HALL". On the back is the word "Sydney" in pencil.

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