THE WRECK OF H.M.S. ORPHEUS New Zealand's Worst Sea Disaster
Roy M. Hetherington

H.M.S. Orpheus was wrecked on a shoal at the entrance to Manukau Harbour in 1863. 189 lives were lost making this the worst maritime disaster in New Zealand history. This is the full account based on the personal narratives of 3 people involved. 

Cassell NZ, Auckland, 1975. Hardback with dust jacket. 157 pages. SECONDHAND

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