THE STRATHCONA WRECK.
CREW ALL SAVED.
Auckland, July 19.
News was received last evening by Vlr Hertblett, Superintendent of tbe Pacific Cable Board at Auckland, con cerning the crew of the schooner Stratbcona, stating tbat the whole of the crew bad now been accounted for. Tbe message also stated tbat the ship's cutter, containing Captain W. Robert--on and the mate, H. Gilding, had bppn picked up. The mes?eg9 was as follows: —
"Picked up captain's cutter about 20 miles from Minerva Reef returning to Suva with all msraberp of the crew nn board. The schooner is a total wreck, bat some cargo may be salved."
; M r Hertblett stated tbat tbe steamer would wait at Suva for further orderp, but, will probably return to Auckland this week.
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THE STRATHCONA WRECK., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXV, Issue 3476, 20 July 1915