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Record title

Copy of evidence given at the Commonwealth Court of Marine Inquiry in the matter of a collision between the steamship 'Tahiti' and the Sydney ferry steamer 'Greycliffe' on the 3rd November, 1927

Call numbers

DLMSQ 539 , DLMSQ 540 , DLMSQ 541

Record identifier

94RxWmZ1

Copy of evidence given at the Commonwealth Court of Marine Inquiry in the matter of a collision between the steamship 'Tahiti' and the Sydney ferry steamer 'Greycliffe' on the 3rd November, 1927

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Copy of evidence given at the Commonwealth Court of Marine Inquiry in the matter of a collision between the steamship 'Tahiti' and the Sydney ferry steamer 'Greycliffe' on the 3rd November, 1927

Full title

Copy of evidence given at the Commonwealth Court of Marine Inquiry in the matter of a collision between the steamship 'Tahiti' and the Sydney ferry steamer 'Greycliffe' on the 3rd November, 1927

Date

22 November, 1927 - 6 January, 1928

Call Numbers

DLMSQ 539 , DLMSQ 540 , DLMSQ 541

Record Identifier

94RxWmZ1
Physical Description

Contents

3 volumes of textual material - 35 cm. - carbon typescript

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Evidence given at the inquiry before Mr. Justice Campbell, and Captains G.Z. Lindbergh and F.W. Jolliffe, assessors. Captain F.W. Jolliffe's copy of the evidence.

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Full title

Copy of evidence given at the Commonwealth Court of Marine Inquiry in the matter of a collision between the steamship 'Tahiti' and the Sydney ferry steamer 'Greycliffe' on the 3rd November, 1927

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

Description source

Information transferred from Dixson Manuscript Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2011-2012.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

Administrative / Biographical history

On 3 November, 1927, a Sydney ferry steamer, the 'Greycliffe' travelling between Circular Quay and Watson's Bay, collided with the Union S.S. Company of New Zealand's liner 'Tahiti' outward bound for San Francisco via New Zealand. The 'Greycliffe' was cut in two, and 40 passengers lost their lives.

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Call Numbers

DLMSQ 539 , DLMSQ 540 , DLMSQ 541

Record Identifier

94RxWmZ1

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/94RxWmZ1

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

940929

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