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The barque Rona


The barque Rona, one of several old sailing ships which gained a fresh lease of life due to wartime shortages of shipping. The old vessel is now preserved at Melbourne under a former name, Polly Woodside.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-016142-G
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