Bayley, Edward Alfred

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Name: Edward Alfred Bayley
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:31/08/1888
Age at Death:
Location of Death:Near the old Pilot Station, Wellington. Captain dashed against rocks trying to swim ashore.


Name:Schooner Colonist
Date of Accident:31/08/1888
Location of Accident:Went ashore off the entrance to Wellington Harbour.
See also:
  • Bayley, Edward Alfred
Further Info:Further information in New Zealand Shipwrecks 1795 to 1960. Page 236.


The Captain and three crew members lost their lives - Capt. Edward A Bayley and Mr Thomas Bailey - owners of the Vessel.

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