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The P&O liner Indus (1871).

The P&O liner Indus (1871).
The P&O liner Indus (1871).
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H3802
Description: The P&O liner SS 'Indus' (1871, 3462 GRT) in July 1882. She was in the port of London at the time of the census of April 1881. She had 17 Goan crewmen on board. She was wrecked off Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) in 1885; fortunately, no lives were lost.
Creator: Unknown
Date: 20 July 1882
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London. Gould Collection
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