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A guide to the Nordlyset (built 1891; bark, 3m) photograph, 1891-1914
P15-001 (SAFR 24431)  
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Description
The Nordlyset (built 1891; bark, 3m) photograph, 1891-1914, (SAFR 24431, P15-001) is comprised of one photograph of the Clyde-built vessel.
Background
Nordlyset (built 1891; bark, 3m) was a steel bark built at Greenock, Scotland, by Russell & Company for Bruusgaard, Kiosterud & Company of Drammen, Norway. The bark was surveyed in San Francisco, California, in January 1897 and visited other Pacific ports, including Newcastle, Australia; Valparaiso, Chile; and Seattle, Washington. Nordlyset wrecked on November 10, 1914, on Mutton Island Rock, Galway Bay, Ireland, on a voyage from Canada to Great Britain with a load of timber.
Extent
1 item.
Restrictions
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Availability
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.