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Countess of Seafield links

The Loss of the Countess of Seafield by Jack Loney, on Gary Danvers very informative site.

Old New Zealand newspapers

Torres Strait wrecks

Torres Strait wrecks 2


In February, 1855, the Imperial armies with rebel French support had stormed and sacked the starving city of Shanghai, making the streets hideous with human suffering.'ing.html

The tea trade and Tea Clippers ( even though the Countess wasn't a clipper )

The Era of the Clipper Ship ( )

The Era of the Clipper Ship ( )

David R. McGregor: The Tea Clippers