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A BRITISH MAN-OF-WAR BLOWN UP.

(by cable.) London, May 4. Information has been received by the Admiralty that a terrible expiosion occurred on board the British man-of-war Dotterel on April 26th, when off Sandy Point, in the Straits of Magellan, causing the total wreck cf the vessel and great loss of life. Only the captain and ten others survived the disaster. ' Nothing is known as to the cause of the explosion.

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A BRITISH MAN-OF-WAR BLOWN UP., Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 336, 5 May 1881

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A BRITISH MAN-OF-WAR BLOWN UP. Ashburton Guardian, Volume 2, Issue 336, 5 May 1881

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