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A man (Mr Charlton) with his right arm in a sling, sitting on a bath chair, after rescue from a naval accident (collision of the Oceana). Photograph by Central News, ca. 1900.

  • Central News.
Date
[1900?]
Reference
675061i
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Description

"On 16 March 1912 the ship collided in the Strait of Dover with the Pisagua, a 2,850 GRT German-registered four-masted steel-hulled barque. As a result Oceana sank off Beachy Head on the East Sussex coast, with the loss of nine lives" (Wikipedia)

Publication/Creation

London : Central News, [1900?]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 16.6 x 21.6 cm

Contributors

Lettering

"Oceana" collision. Mr Charlton, one of the injured passengers, who sustained a broken arm, arriving at Victoria. Copyright Central News, 5 new Bridge St., London E1

Lettering note

Lettering on typed carbon-copy label stuck to verso of print catalogued

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 675061i

Languages

  • English


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