GRACE DARLING 1869-1914
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Grace Darling at Albany Wharf
R.J. Lynn Mouatt St, Fremantle Master: F. Schroder
260 ton length 41.8m beam 9.8m draft 4.1m
On the southern tip of Edward Island near Lancelin, inside the reef in 5-6m of water.
1869 in Hobart, Tasmania
Off Edward Island, Lancelin
En route from Abrolhos to Fremantle carrying 1000 bags of guano with crew of 6. There was a strong wind blowing when she struck a reef off Edward Island. The schooner was laid over on its beam ends.
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