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The Duke of Sutherland in April 1888.

The Duke of Sutherland in April 1888.
The Duke of Sutherland in April 1888.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: G2023
Description: The Eastern Steamship Company’s cargo liner 'Duke of Sutherland' (1873, 3100 GRT). She carried emigrants out to Australia and brought Australian produce back to London. In 1878-79, one of the crew members was the Polish emigre seaman Józef Korzeniowski, later famous as the writer Joseph Conrad. He recalled the vessel in his novel 'Chance' (1913).
Creator: unknown
Date: 1888
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
National Maritime Museum/Royal Observatory GreenwichNew Opportunities Fund 
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