I Perth, December 7. 1 Further particulars of the boiler i explosion on board the steamer Albany, } at Hamlin, show that the boiler was j forced through the main deck and 1 carried away the chart room, main .bridge, and funnel. The foretopmast ! was shattered and fell over the stern, . One man was cut m half, another had ' his head cut off, and two others were 1 horribly scalded, so that the flesh fell off their bones, and they died. Thus ; four men m all lost their lives by the i explosion.
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WESTERN AUSTRALIA., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2008, 8 December 1888
WESTERN AUSTRALIA. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2008, 8 December 1888
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