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Ohristchdkoh, May 17: On Wednesday last an explosion ooourred on board the Wweatea wbloh arrived at Lyttalton to-day with Qreymoutb 00ftl, When pff Oape Farewel', Samuel Taylor, a seaman, went down the hatoh and struok a mutch, An explosion of gas followed acd he wts blown over the combings of the hatoh on to the deok. He w«b fearfully burned on the f«oe. The foiot of the explosion was bo great that two h»tflhes yere blown oyerboard. Taylor la progressing favorably.

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EXPLOSION ON A STEAMER., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2138, 18 May 1889

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EXPLOSION ON A STEAMER. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2138, 18 May 1889

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