Historical information

The photograph was taken on board the English four-masted barque Crocodile which was a a regular visitor of the Port Phillip bay ports, transporting wheat from Australia to the UK.


A rare photograph of seamen's intimate life on board.

Physical description

Sepia photograph depicting the two seamen eating their dinner on board the ship Crocodile.

Inscriptions & markings

Written in pencil at the back: "12"