on p.261), 2 (NY Times archive, sinking), 3 (wreck), 4 (ref.
(William) Hickson, of London, as her then owner - it also says 'foundered'.
The other boat, with the entire crew aboard, left the vessel which a few minutes later 'gave a tremendous plunge & disappeared' from sight.
These girl are about real tits, thats the only way to go!
At 73N/34.35W, essentially off Cape Hatteras, South Carolina.
The vessel is Lloyd's Register ('LR') listed from 1862/63 thru 1876/77, owned thru 1870/71 by R.