Anchor of the S.S. Merimbula - Currarong, NSW
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena
S 35° 01.110 E 150° 49.347
56H E 301323 N 6122738
Quick Description: The anchor is off the S.S. Merimbula which was wrecked on Point Currarong on 26 March 1928.
Location: New South Wales, Australia
Date Posted: 2/13/2015 8:27:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMNCFR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Blue Man
Views: 2

Long Description:
The S.S. Merimbula was a freighter belonging to the Illawarra Steam Ship Company. All passengers & crew were rescued. The anchor was recovered in 1978 by the Currarong Amateur Fishing Club & transported to this location by a helicopter from nearby H.M.A.S. Albatross (Naval Airstation).

The anchor sits in front of the Currarong Bowling Club.
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