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  1. Hilda


    Hilda putting her nose under. The Hilda was a 223 ton barquentine, built by William Pickard in 1879 at Appledore, Devon. She was owned by the Whitstable Shipping Company. She was sunk in a collision off Nova Scotia on 9th December 1900. ''Over us the bright stars, under us the drowned; ease her wh