Shipwreck Databases Western Australian Museum

Yarra (1884/01/15)

Scott Reef

Ship Built

Owner Mrs V. M. Christian

Master Lewis Schutt

Country Built UK

Port Built Sunderland

Port Registered Melbourne

When Built 1870

Ship Lost

Gouped Region North-West

Sinking Struck reef during gale

Crew 11

When Lost 1884/01/15

Where Lost Scott Reef

Latitude -14.040493

Longitude 121.770013

Port From Lakes Island

Port To Northwest

Cargo Guano

Ship Details

Engine N

Length 45.20

Beam 8.50

TONA 482.00

TONB 463.00

Draft 5.00

Museum Reference

Official Number 63604

Unique Number 800

Sunk Code Wrecked and sunk

File Number 2009/0218/SG _MA-198/84

Chart Number AUS 43

Protected Protected Federal

Found Y

Inspected Y

Date Inspected 1984/10

Confidential NO