SS Casino

SS Casino (HMZFS)

Location: Port Fairy, Victoria 3284
Country: Australia
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S 38° 23.271', E 142° 14.427'

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This memorial was unveiled
July 8 1934
Mrs. C.A. Melhuish
daughter of
Captain Thomas Boyd
first master of the S.S. Casino.

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Borough of Port Fairy
This commemorative plaque is to mark the 100th anniversary of the registration of the S.S. Casino as part of the Belfast and Koroit Steam Navigation Company and the 50th anniversary of the sinking of the S.S. Casino at Apollo Bay on 1oth July, 1932.
Unveiled by
his Worship the Mayor
Cr. R.W. Clark
11th July 1982

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A lasting tribute to the Members of the Crew of SS Casino who lost their lives when the vessel which rendered 50 years yeoman service to Port Fairy, was wrecked at Apollo Bay, on 10th July, 1932
John Gilchrist Middleton, Master · Orlando Peter Bennie, 1st Mate · James Kirkpatrick, Providore · Helena Lucy Gill Stewardess · Peter Murray. AB · Hugh Mulholland, AB · Michael Foley Sen.r ,AB · James Thompson, OS · John Owen, FiremenThomas Clark, Fireman
Year Placed1932
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 7:53pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)54H E 608334 N 5750422
Decimal Degrees-38.38785000, 142.24045000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesS 38° 23.271', E 142° 14.427'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 23' 16.26" S, 142° 14' 25.62" E
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near 31 Gipps St, Port Fairy Victoria 3284, AU
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