George Edward Dellar

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American Star ship wreck, I love this one because it looks like its going to crash into shore even after years of sitting there.

American Star ship wreck, I love this one because it looks like its going to crash into shore even after years of sitting there.

SS Great Eastern Beached

SS Great Eastern, apparently beached to be broken up at Rock Ferry, 1889 [[MORE]] “ SS Great Eastern was an iron sailing steam ship designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, and built by J. Scott Russell & Co. at Millwall on the River Thames, London.

The SS Great Eastern was the largest sailing ship ever built. She is shown here without masts at the breaker yard in England. She was built in 1857 and was by far the largest ship ever built at the time at 692ft and 18,000 tons. She bankrupt every company that owned her, just from maintenance. She was used to lay the first trans-Atlantic telegraph cables, and they are still in use today. The only time she made money was laying 6 more cables. She was used to defend Canada during the US Civil…

The SS Great Eastern was the largest sailing ship ever built. She is shown here without masts at the breaker yard in England. She was built in 1857 and was by far the largest ship ever built at the time at and tons. She bankrupt every company

Melbourne in Victoria in 1921. Flinders St and the Yarra River.

Melbourne in Victoria in 1921. Flinders St and the Yarra River.

SS Karoola a Passenger & Refrigerated cargo ship built by Harland Wolf for McIlwraith, McEacharn & Co Pty Ltd of Melbourne. Launched 9/3/09 completed 8/7/09. 7,391T , length pp 128.2m, beam 17.2m. Twin screw 15Kts. During WW I was leased by the Australian Commonwealth as a troopship(HMAT Karoola) until 06/19..Scrapped in '37 by Yih Leu Leng

SS Karoola a Passenger & Refrigerated cargo ship built by Harland Wolf for McIlwraith, McEacharn & Co Pty Ltd of Melbourne. Launched 9/3/09 completed 8/7/09. 7,391T , length pp 128.2m, beam 17.2m. Twin screw 15Kts. During WW I was leased by the Australian Commonwealth as a troopship(HMAT Karoola) until 06/19..Scrapped in '37 by Yih Leu Leng