SS DUMARESQ - the saga of a steam tug

SS Dumaresq - the saga of a steam tug by Michael MacLellan and Jennifer Lambert Tracey.  Wollongong: Illawarra Historical Society, 1998.  55 pages with illustrations and maps.


The steam tug Dumaresq was built at Wollongong Harbour in 1909 by Alfred William Morrow Settree.

The book explores the early history of Wollongong, construction of its harbour, the first shipbuilder (John Cunningham) at Wollongong, and the history of the SS Dumaresq until its decommissioning and sinking in 1929.

Digital copy of the book