Ada (ship)

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Career
Name: Ada
Status: Wrecked
General characteristics
Type: Ketch
Tonnage: 50 GT
Displacement: 50 NT

The Ada was a wooden ketch that was wrecked on the Oyster Bank at Newcastle, New South Wales.

Shipwreck[edit]

On 29 April 1897, the Ada missed stays at Broken Bay, near Newcastle's Oyster Bank, and ran aground. She was later dismantled.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Loney, 1992 p.84

Sources[edit]

  • Loney, Jack K. (1992). Wrecks on the New South Wales Coast. Oceans Enterprises, Yarram, Victoria. 
  • Australian Shipwrecks - vol1 1622-1850, Charles Bateson, AH and AW Reed, Sydney, 1972, ISBN 0-589-07112-2, Call number 910.4530994 BAT
  • Australian shipwrecks Vol. 2 1851–1871 By Loney, J. K. (Jack Kenneth), 1925–1995. Sydney. Reed, 1980 910.4530994 LON
  • Australian shipwrecks Vol. 3 1871–1900 By Loney, J. K. (Jack Kenneth), 1925–1995. Geelong Vic: List Publishing, 1982 910.4530994 LON
  • Australian shipwrecks Vol. 4 1901–1986 By Loney, J. K. (Jack Kenneth), 1925–1995. Portarlington Vic. Marine History Publications, 1987 910.4530994 LON
  • Australian shipwrecks Vol. 5 Update 1986 By Loney, J. K. (Jack Kenneth), 1925–1995. Portarlington Vic. Marine History Publications, 1991 910.4530994 LON

Coordinates: 32°55′S 151°47′E / 32.92°S 151.79°E / -32.92; 151.79