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andrew van rensburg
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Waratah - land search.
Chronicle (Adelaide) Saturday 6 November, 1909 Field cornets have examined the whole coast from Cape Town to Port Natal for wreckage.  Before 1 July 1902 the Transkeian Territories were divided into the Chief Magistracies of Transkei, Tembuland, Pondoland a...
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Waratah - statements of counsel.
Barrier Miner, Thursday 2 Febraury, 1911 THE WARATAH INQUIRY. CONTINUATION OF EVIDENCE. QUESTION OF STABILITY. STATEMENTS OF COUNSEL, THE INQUIRY CONCLUDED. London, Wednesday. At the inquiry into the loss of the Waratah yesterday, counsel for the relatives ...
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Waratah - businessmen to provide funds.
The Bathurst Times (NSW) Wednesday 1 September, 1909  THE WARATAH.     MELBOURNE MEN WANT SEARCH.   BUSINESS MEN WILL FIND MONEY. Melbourne, Tuesday.       A deputation of business men from the Stock Exchange, Chamber of   Commerce, Chamber of Manufacturers...
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Waratah - record number of phone calls.
The Advertiser (Adelaide) Monday 9 August, 1909 To-day a record of telephone messages and personal enquiries was kept by Mr. Quinn, the passenger clerk, at the agents' office, and from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. he totalled them out at 433 telephone en quiries,  and...
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Waratah - Sabine visits St Paul island.
The Argus (Melbourne) Friday 1 April, 1910 Images of past tragedies were found at St Paul Island (midway between Africa and Australia) which the vessel (Sabine) anchored and  landed a party. Close to the landing  place were five roofless huts, in the first ...
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Waratah - Mr. Shanks lets the side down.
Barrier Miner (Broken Hill) Thursday 12 January 1911 THE WARATAH INQUIRY. Mr. Shanks (Chief engineer for the Blue Anchor Line)  said that neither the  owners, the builders,  nor himself had  suggested utilizing the space  on the  spar deck for coal. Counsel...
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Waratah - Inquiry sums up.
Clarence and Richmond Examiner (NSW) Saturday 25 February, 1911 THE WARATAH INQUIRY; DECISION OF THE COURT. LONDON, Thursday. On announ cing the decision of the Waratah inquiry on February 23, Mr. Dickin son said the only evidence the Court  had was indirec...
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Waratah - Captain Ilbery, absent.
Cairns Post, Wednesday 1 February, 1911 Captain Ilbery  had watched the building of the vessel, and the witness (Lund, junior) was unable  to account for his absence from the important heeling experiments.  Mr.  Steel, naval architect, gave evidence that he...
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Waratah - salvage offers big prize.
The Bathurst Times (NSW) Wednesday 1 September  It was also pointed out that the matter of salvage offers a big prize, and therefore he cannot recommend   any further warship search.   This was surely excellent motivation for commercial vessels plying the S...
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Waratah - more on Sabine search.
The Advertiser (Adelaide) Friday 1 April, 1910 THE WARATAH HOW THE SABINE SEARCHED. INTERESTING LOG. LONELY ISLANDS VISITED. Melbourne, March 31. The Minister of Customs has received a complete copy of the report of the steamer Sabine's search for the steam...
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Waratah - the crux of the matter.
WARATAH MYSTERY MOSSEL BAY WRECKAGE. REASSURING VIEW. SYDNEY, Friday. - Captain Millington, of the Lund steamer Narrung, which is now in Sydney, was seen today in refer ence  to the cable as to the wreckage on the South African coast found at Mossel Bay. Ca...
WARATAH MYSTERY MOSSEL BAY WRECKAGE. REASSURING VIEW. SYDNEY, Friday. - Captain Millington,of the Lund steamer Narrung, which isnow in Sydney, was seen today in reference to the cable as to the wreckage on theSouth African...
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Waratah - Mr. Merry damns the steamer.
Northern Times (Carnarvon) Saturday 1 January, 1910 Mr. W. G. Merry, of Cowell, on the West Coast, worked his passage out in the steamer Waratah as a steward on the last voyage of that vessel from London to Port Adelaide. Mr. Merry is a mason by trade. Desi...
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I am a GP in the Nkomazi East district. I live in Komatipoort
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