[By Telegraph.] Auckland, To-day. The s.s. Southern Cross has arrived from Levuka. The details of the gale show the previous reports of the damage to have been greatly exaggerated. The steamers Go-Ahead and Phoenix, [which were sunk alongside the wharf, have since been raised. The schooner Tasman was also wrecked alongside the wharf, and several cutters were stranded. The damage ashore was not serious. With the exception of the unroofing of Judge Gaines’ house, the injuries were confined to a few verandahs.
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FIJI NEWS., Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 279, 26 February 1881
FIJI NEWS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 279, 26 February 1881
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