Wake of the Invercauld [shipwreck] NZ


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1997 large hardcover book of 256 pages, in good condition. Wake of the Invercauld by Madelene Ferguson Allen. In 1864 the Invercauld was shipwrecked on the remote Auckland Islands, 20 survived, 17 perished before their rescue a year later. The author’s relative was one of the lucky one’s to be rescued. This is the book on her pilgrimage, from Scotland to the Auckland Island’s to recount the Invercauld’s story.