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Title: Shipwreck Kelat
Photo No: PH0311/0023
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Date taken: 1-Jan-1942
Place: Darwin Harbour
Collection: Ron Urquhart Collection.
Description: A half submerged vessel, probably the Royal Australain Navy coal hulk 'Kelat' which sank slowly when holed by machine gun fire. The lower hull of the Kelat remains intact and is filled with sand, coal, bricks and various structural features, such as the iron masts which now lay across the site. A tram line used to shuttle the coal and a winch are also present.
Notes: Date:1942
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Northern Territory -- Darwin
coaling stations
sailing ships
aerial bombings
Copyright owner: Northern Territory Library
Digital format: 600ppi ; 35.64Mb.
File type: image/tiff.
Hardcopy format: 1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm.
Use and Restrictions: No known copyright
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