ALMA Struck a reef off the island of Haruish on 12th june 1859, when en route to Suez from Aden. The mails, baggage and cargo were lost, but thankfully no lives. All survivors were rescued by the paddle frigate HMS Cyclops and P&O's Nemesis.
P&O STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY
Coloured, tinted lithograph on paper
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