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English: Hereward was a full-rigged iron ship built in Glasgow in 1877 by R. Duncan and Co. It measured 254 feet (77 m), 39 feet (12 m) wide, 23 feet (7.0 m) deep and weighed 1,513 tons. Hereward was a British trading vessel that travelled between Britain and her colonies, especially between Sydney and London. It was agrounded and wrecked on Maroubra Beach, Sydney on Thursday 5 May 1898.