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Newspaper article and photograph (copy) - Scammell Collection

From the Collection of Torquay and District Historical Society 18 Price Street Torquay Victoria

Description
Black and white photocopy
Object Registration
20.19
Keywords
wreck of joseph h scammell
Historical information
Article published in the Geelong Advertiser on 23 August 1971 telling the story of the Geelong Skindiving Club recovering the anchor from the wreck of the Scammell lost on the reef at Point Danger Torquay in 1891.
Significance
contemporary record of the recovery of a significant artefact from an old wreck off Torquay.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM