Tasmanian Seafarers' Memorial

Charlotte (1843)

The plaque reads ...

Charlotte (1843) 'Charlotte'
Ex-colonial government cutter 29 tons
sailing Sydney to Hobarton. Stranded
28.08.1843 in heavy east coast gales
at Four Mile Creek south of Falmouth
with 9 on board and cargo of sundries.
Master R.W.Richards and one crewman
swept away when line to shore broke.