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English: The paddle steamship Maitland, Passenger Ship; 880 tons; 70.6x8.3x5.9 m.; Built in 1870 by Mcculloch & Co. (UK) for Newcastle & Hunter River Steamship Co. (Australia). Registered at Sydney. On 06 May 1898, the Maitland was on voyage from Sydney with a cargo of general goods and ~30 passengers and a crew of 37, when she was lost after running aground off Broken Bay, Maitland Bay. 21 died.