Martha (ship)

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Martha was a schooner of 30 tons and a crew of four which was wrecked at Little Manly Cove in Australia in August 1800.

The Martha was constructed in Sydney in 1799 and travelled to Norfolk Island. Its master was William Reid. It was wrecked with a load of coal on its way from Reids Mistake to Sydney.[1]


  1. Australian Shipwrecks - vol1 1622-1850, Charles Bateson, AH and AW Reed, Sydney, 1972, ISBN 0 589 07112 2 p24