August, 1830, the whaler Faun, a Salem brig of 168 tons wrecked at Waikava, Cakandrove

In August, 1830, the whaler Faun, a Salem brig of 168 tons, was at Waikava, Cakandrove; and in attempting to leave the anchorage she missed stays while in the passage, drifted on to a horn of the reef, and became a total wreck. good weather made the wreck highly profitable to the Waikava natives, for they were able to salvage much of the Faun’s gear; and when, some months later, the Glide lost all her anchors and cables during a storm off Ovalau, her captain sent to buy three anchors and two chain cables from them.
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