Vernon Anchors Seafarer Memorial
Sydney, Australia

Vernon Anchors, a memorial to all seafarers whose sacrifice contributed to the prosperity and peace of Australia. This pair of anchors, recovered from the tall ship Vernon, is positioned near the entrance to the Australian National Maritime Museum at Sydney's Darling Harbour.

Another view of the Vernon Anchors.

Looking down at the Vernon Anchors.

Close-up of the dedication plaque.

The information sign.
(All photos and text courtesy of Peter F. Williams)
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Page published Oct. 31, 2009