Contributed by Maine Historical Society
The Bath-built Octaviais depicted near the port of Naples, Italy, in 1824.
In 1825, the Octavia, under Capt. Joseph Hovey, was lost near Wood Island, Biddeford, in a snow storm. The crew was saved.
About This Item
- Title: Brig "Octavia," Naples, 1824
- Creation Date: 1824
- Subject Date: 1824
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME, Naples
- Media: Paint, paper, glass, wood
- Dimensions: 64 cm x 81 cm
- Local Code: A86-813; 4328*
- Object Type: Image
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