Accident: S.S. Anglia (ship)
|born on||24 August 1892 at 16:00 (= 4:00 PM )|
|Place||Calcutta, India, 22n32, 88e22|
|Timezone||LST m88e20 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||01°39' 24°22 Asc. 21°56'|
British steamship, of the Anchor Line, capsized in the Jellingham Channel of the River Hooghli after hitting a sandbar. Within 20 seconds, she sank, drowning 15. The ship had left Calcutta just the day before with a very large shipment of tea, bound for London.
The ship was launched on October 9, 1888 in Glasgow, Scotland at 2:06 PM LMT, according to the AFSA article.
AFSA Bulletin 9/14/41 quoting Zadkiel's Ephemeris for 1893, p. 62
- Mundane : Disasters : Accidents