. Sydney, October 20. News has been received of the landing of a further shipment of 420 recidivistes m New Caledonia. The steamer Albert, Captain Nelson, bound from Japan to Melbourne, with 4700 tons coal|or the Gas Works, has gone ashore on Sutherland reef, near Tweed river. The weather was thick at the time, owing to the smoke from the bush fires, and the captain was suffering from sun stroke. A steam tug went out and rescued the crew, but the vessel is half full of water, and there is little chance o£ getting her oi£ ,
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AUSTRALIAN, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2549, 21 October 1890
AUSTRALIAN Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2549, 21 October 1890
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