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The Skeleton Closet


A wooden barque built in Sunderland in 1841 which, under command of Captain Alexander Stuart Waddell, arrived in Adelaide on 26 December 1849 from London carrying firebricks and passengers. [List]


length - 109' 9"
beam - 25' 4"
depth of hold - 19' 5"
tonnage - 503 tons

Story about the voyage of this ship out to Australia coming soon.


Ryder, Mr Joseph