Port Fairy, Victoria, Australia
July 8 1934
Mrs. C.A. Melhuish
Captain Thomas Boyd
first master of the S.S. Casino.
his Worship the Mayor
Cr. R.W. Clark
11th July 1982
A lasting tribute to Members of the Crew of S.S. Casino who lost their lives when the vessel, which rendered 50 years yeoman service to Port Fairy, was wrecked at Apollo Bay. On 10th July. 1932.
Orlando Peter Bennie 1st Mate
James Kirkpatrick Providore
Helena Lucy Gill Stewardess
Peter Murray, Hugh Mulholland & Michael Foley Sen,r } A.B's.
James Thompson O.S.
John Owen & Thomas Clark} Firemen
Location. 38° 23.271′ S, 142° 14.427′ E. Marker is in Port Fairy, Victoria. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Fairy, Victoria 3284, Australia.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within walking distance of this marker. Captain John Griffiths (approx. 1.2 kilometers away).
Also see . . . S.S. Casino monument at Monument Australia site. (Submitted on May 19, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
Categories. • Disasters • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 11, 2012, by Jenny Beacham of Hepburn Springs, Victoria. This page has been viewed 841 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on May 19, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 11, 2012, by Jenny Beacham of Hepburn Springs, Victoria. 3, 4. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Jenny Beacham of Hepburn Springs, Victoria. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.