Napier

The steamer Napier was commissioned to assist salvage of the Loch Ard but was forced onto rocks on the western wall of Port Campbell Bay.

Lord Street Port Campbell Victoria



Napier wreck occured 1878


Where: Adjacent pier in Port Campbell Bay


A steamer commissioned to assist salvage of the Loch Ard, swell forced the vesssel onto rocks on western wall of bay, considered salvageable but was torn apart by another gale awaiting a pump to arrive from Warrnambool