JM513A-H - Ship's fittings
Iron fastening: fragment?
(B) 13 small iron fragments returned from conservation 9/09 (photographed). One fragment has partially lost ‘16’ embossed.
Site Area Code Local
Material Ship's fittings
Registration Number 513
The wreck was located in 1973 on
the north side of Woodman Point in
Cockburn Sound, by members of the
Underwater Explorers Club (UEC) who
were conducting an underwater line
search as part of their wreck research
Archival research revealed that
James Matthews was a snow-brig of 107
tons, registered at the Port of London.
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