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SS VICTORIA rigging plan No 203 Scale 1/4 = 1 Foot

Date: 1902
Dimensions:
Overall: 546 mm
Medium: Paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Classification:Maps, charts and plans
Object Name: Plan
Object No: 00001112

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    Description
    Rigging plan, SS VICTORIA. Plan no. 203. Scale 1/4 = 1 foot. Original plan of the ship built by Gourlay Bros. & Co. of Dundee for an Australian ship owner.
    Significance"Huddart Parker was one of the most popular fleets associated with the Australian trade. The growth of the company is closely allied with the development of the Commonwealth and New Zealand, and its history carries on back to the early days of Victoria and New South Wales.
    HistoryBuilt for Huddart Parker Company at Dunbarton and launched 1902. She spent a number of years on the Melbourne-Hobart-New Zealand route before she was sold to China-Australia Mail SS Co., Sydney, in 1918.
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