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  1. JAVA WRECK. "SEAQUAKE" BLAMED. 38 Still Missing. SURABAYA, Oct. 21.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 22 October 1936 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The wreck of the Dutch steamer Van der Wijck (2633 tons), which capsized and sank 40 miles west of Surabaya a little after 2 o'clock on Tuesday 340 words
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  2. THE LARGO BAY FROM GLASGOW.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 9 February 1907 p 14 Article
    Abstract: During the voyage of the British barque Larg[?] Bay from Glasgow to Sydney she experienced what was evidently an earthquake at sea. On January 31, at ... 71 words
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  3. JAVA WRECK. "SEAQUAKE" BLAMED. 38 Still Missing. SURABAYA, Oct. 21.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 22 October 1936 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The wreck of the Dutch steamer Van der Wijck (2633 tons), which capsized and sank 40 miles west of Surabaya a little after 2 o'clock on Tuesday 341 words
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  4. DUTCH STEAMER TURNS TURTLE BELIEVED STRUCK SEAQUAKE | 36 LIVES LOST Sourabaya, October 22.
    Northern Standard (Darwin, NT : 1921 - 1955) Friday 23 October 1936 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Believed to have been a[?]ected by a seaquake the Royal Dutch Packet Navigation steamer "Van Der Wijck" turned turtle between 279 words
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  5. STEAMER IN A SEAQUAKE. EIGHT STOWAWAYS FOUND. A RECORD CARGO OF EXPLOSIVES.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Monday 6 September 1909 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The steamer Indralema, of the Tyner line, arrived at Melbourne on Monday Ireports the "Age" of September 1) from London direct with the largest 370 words
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  6. THE SEA-QUAKE ILLUSTRATED.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 16 February 1928 p 18 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The sea-quake experienced by the Mooltan and other vessels in the Indian Ocean on February 7, as recorded by the Milne-Shaw Seismograph at the Perth ... 107 words
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  7. THE ATLANTIC SEA QUAKE EXTRAORDINARY VIOLENCE. LONDON, October 19.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 21 October 1907 p 7 Article
    Abstract: There are indications that the seaquake which was recorded by the seismographs at the American observatories on Wednesday occurred between Hawaii and ... 78 words
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  8. SHIP THROWN IN AIR
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Tuesday 5 August 1952 p 1 Article
    Abstract: BRISBANE, August 4. — After his arrival in Brisbane today Captain Francisco Zini described how a seaquake hit 115 words
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  9. SEA-QUAKES. Source of the Mooltan's Shock.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 16 February 1928 p 18 Article
    Abstract: The Government Astronomer (Mr. H. B. Curlews) referred yesterday to the sea-quake which was noted in mid-ocean in the early morning of February 7 by 224 words
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  10. EXPORTS.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Saturday 4 December 1909 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Dec. 3.—Loongana, t.s., for Melbourne. 22 casks beer, 4772 pieces timber, 0 bags hides, 3 cases fish, 120 boxes butter, 205 bales wool, 1995 ingots t ... 373 words
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  11. INDRALEMA'S REMARKABLE EXPERIENCE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 2 September 1909 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The Tyser liner Indralema, which left London on July 10 with a large cargo of general merchandise for Australian ports and New Zealand, as well as an ... 258 words
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    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 12 January 1888 p 6 Advertising
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  13. Joyita 'quake theory
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 22 November 1955 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SUVA, Monday: Marine experts here to-day are left with the theory that the only 131 words
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  14. 'QUAKE FELT IN LINER
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 29 March 1939 p 3 Article
    Abstract: FREMANTLE, Tuesday.—The strange effect on the liner Orford of an earthquake— which, from a record on the seismograph at the Perth Observatory, 133 words
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  15. IONIAN 'QUAKE SEEMS OVER
    Queensland Times (Ipswich) (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Tuesday 18 August 1953 p 7 Article
    Abstract: ATHENS, Aug. 17.—The Ionian earthquake seems to have passed, leaving in its wake cruel death and havoc, says the Argostolf correspondent of the "Time ... 322 words
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  16. A SEA-QUAKE.
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Saturday 22 October 1927 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Navy hydrographers, who have studied reports of the sudden arising of huge waves out of apparently calm seas off the North Atlantic coast it recent d ... 236 words
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  17. 'QUAKE AT SEA. BARQUE'S EXPERIENCE.
    The Maitland Daily Mercury (NSW : 1894 - 1939) Monday 30 July 1923 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A severe earthquake shock in mid-ocean was experionced by the barque Gathgarry, after a voyage of 90 days 221 words
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  18. STRUCK QUAKE SAILER'S ORDEAL HANDS ON DECK
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Friday 27 July 1923 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Details of a sensational [?] at [?] which nearly wrecked the british three-masted salling ship Garthgarry were brought to 208 words
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  19. 'QUAKE FELT AT SEA. STEAMER BADLY SHAKEN.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 25 June 1929 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The steamer Kaltangata, which has reached Sydney from Greymouth, was about 3C miles off the coast of New Zealand last week when the earthquake occurr ... 132 words
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  20. NEAR QUAKE CENTRE Ship Hit by Huge Wave WELLINGTON, May 6.
    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Wednesday 7 May 1947 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Shortly after 2 p.m. today, when Wellington was shaken by a mild earthquake, the Wahine, approaching the New Zealand coast, was struck by a wave of 286 words
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  21. DISTURBANCE AT SEA Submarine Quake Felt MOOLTAN SHAKEN FREMANTLE, Today.
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Tuesday 14 February 1928 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Capt. Finch, of the steamer Mooltan, reported on arrival at Fremantle today that on the morning of February 6, when the Mooltan was one degree south ... 91 words
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  22. THE SARDHANA, FROM R10. A Sea-quake.
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Tuesday 24 April 1894 p 8 Article
    Abstract: THE barque Sardhana, which arrived in the harbour yesterday from Rio Janeiro experienced a sea-quake during the voyage which caused the vessel to sha ... 319 words
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  23. THE QUAKE AT SEA. RESEMBLES A COLLISION. MESSINA IN FLAMES.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 1 January 1909 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The passengers by the Messageries Maritimes steamer Orenoque had a unique experience. Early on Monday morning, when the vessel was thirty miles from ... 187 words
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  24. Boat Sinks; 34 Perish "SEA QUAKE" IS ADVANCED AS CAUSE | Frantic Rescue Work BATAVIA. Tuesday.
    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Thursday 22 October 1936 p 9 Article
    Abstract: THIRTY-FOUR persons, including 14 Europeans, of the 226 passengers and crew, were drowned to-day when the Royal Packet Navigation Company's steamer, ... 797 words
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  25. Shipping Disasters STEAMER IN A SEAQUAKE LONDON, Friday afternoon
    National Advocate (Bathurst, NSW : 1889 - 1954) Monday 28 September 1908 p 2 Article
    Abstract: During one of several earthquake shocks off Acapulo, Mexico, the steamer Randames, from San Francisco for Hamburg, was suddenly 53 words
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  26. LATE CABLE NEWS. RECEIVED TO-DAY. Extraordinary Shipping Disaster. LIFTED UP AND LET DOWN. LOSS OF LIFE.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Saturday 26 September 1908 p 8 Article
    Abstract: LONDON, Friday Evening.—Earthquake shocks have occurred off Acapulco, Mexico. During one shock the steamer Radam[?], from San Francisco for Hamburg, ... 73 words
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  27. DISASTERS AT SEA. THE LOSS OF THE KONING DER NEDERLANDED.
    Adelaide Observer (SA : 1843 - 1904) Saturday 14 January 1882 p 7 Article
    Abstract: We learn from an English paper that the following particulars of the loss of the above vessel have been received by the owners at Amsterdam in a lett ... 1313 words
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  28. AN EARTHQUAKE FELT AT SEA.
    The Colac Herald (Vic. : 1875 - 1918) Friday 13 January 1882 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A curious incident was reported on Wednesday morning on the passage of the barque Excelsior from Burrard Inlet a shock of marine earthquake— 138 words
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  29. ANOTHER ILL-FATED STEAMER. THE MIOWERA AGAIN IN TROUBLE.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 3 August 1894 p 15 Article
    Abstract: The steamer Miowera is again aground. This time the accident happened while the vessel was on a tourist trip to Norway, during which 260 words
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  30. SCIENCE Undersea weather will become important for Australians Atomic submarine passenger liners will need guidance.
    The World's News (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 1955) Saturday 21 August 1954 p 15 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: IN the not so distant future of high speed atomic submarine liners, the weather down below will become as important as the weather 955 words
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  31. SUBMARINE UPHEAVAL. Liners Shaken. FREMANTLE, Tuesday.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Wednesday 15 February 1928 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Early in the morning of February 7, when the mail steamer Mooltan was on her way to Fremantle, passengers were suddenly awakened by the ship giving 207 words
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  32. OCEANIC UPHEAVAL. Quake Rocks Ships.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 25 May 1932 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Calculations that the recent sub-marine quake had occurred somewhere off the north-west coast of Western Australia were supported yesterday by office ... 230 words
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  33. SHOCK AT SEA SHIP JUMPS FROM WATER OCEAN BED RISES 18 FEET Auckland, February 6.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 12 February 1931 p 51 Article
    Abstract: A thrilling tale of submarine upheaval was told by officers and engineers of the Taranaki on the arrival of that steamer at Auckland from Napier toda ... 254 words
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  34. Severe Earthquake in South Australia.
    The Muswellbrook Chronicle (NSW : 1898 - 1955) Wednesday 24 September 1902 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The most severe and general earth quake ever experienced in South Aus[?] tralia caused a great sensation throughout that State on Friday night, 655 words
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  35. EARTHQUAKES AT SEA. EXPLOSIONS THAT FORM ISLANDS.
    Camperdown Chronicle (Vic. : 1877 - 1954) Thursday 25 February 1926 p 4 Article
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    1926-Feb-25: Ships hit be earthquakes at sea

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  36. Mountains Thrown Up Earthquakes is Sea Bed Convulsions in the Atlantic
    The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947) Monday 7 January 1924 p 15 Article
    Abstract: From the sounding operations of the cable repair ship in the South Atlantic-there can be no doubt that a tea tonic convulsion of the first 503 words
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  37. Walls of Sea REPORT BY SHIP'S CAPTAIN SYDNEY, July 11.
    The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872 - 1947) Thursday 11 July 1929 p 7 Article
    Abstract: When about midway between Sydney and Capo Maria van Diemen, the most northerly point of New Zealand, the steamer Aelybryn passed close to 533 words
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    1929-July-11: Earthquake in the middle of the Tasman sea, dead fish floating. 1000stars.

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  38. SHIPS ROCKED BY UPHEAVAL UNDER SEA
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Wednesday 18 April 1951 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Melbourne, Wed.—A mysterious undersea upheavel rocked ocean-going liners and snapped moorings at Gellibrand Pier, Williamstown, today. Ships officers ... 150 words
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