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Sea Chest

From the Collection of Churchill Island Heritage Farm 1 Samuel Amess Drive Newhaven Victoria

Description
Wooden with hinged lid. Some paint stains. Most unpainted.
Size
86cm W X 42.8cm D X 37cm H with lid closed
Object Registration
0236
Keywords
john rogers, sea chest, churchill island, immigration
Historical information
Used by John Rogers on voyage from England to Australia. Subsequently used by Rogers family for storage.
When Made
c. 1850s
Inscriptions & Markings
JOHN ROGERS/WANTED ON THE VOYAGE
Last updated
31 Jul 2015 at 1:33PM