Black and white negative of bales of wool being salvaged from the wreck of the barge, Florence Annie, which served the Murray-Darling river trade in the Wentworth district, New South Wales. The wreck of the Florence Annie was reported in newspapers of the day, The Register [Adelaide] and The Age [Melbourne].

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Drying wool bales which have been recovered from the sunken barge 'Florence Annie'. The bales have been placed on the ground and there are two horse- drawn carts. The property is 'Balcatherine' station.

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