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Lough Swilly to Tory Island

 

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LOUGH SWILLY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1588UNKNOWNARMADA VESSELSOLDIERSPOSITION UNKNOWN, LIES IN 30m
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1716HOPESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
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1744HAPPYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; BARBADOS FOR LANCASTER

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1744INDIAN QUEENSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; BARBADOS FOR LANCASTER
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1803LOVELY CRUIZERSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNCAME ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; LIMERICK FOR GREENOCK
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1811ACTIVESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFFSHORE; GALWAY FOR RAMELTON
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1811ALEXANDERBRIGUNKNOWNNEAR,
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1811ELIZABETHSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; BELFAST FOR AMELIA ISLANDS
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1811PALLASNEW YORK SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNRAN ASHORE ON INCH ISLAND; FROM NEW YORK
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1811
BATTLESHIP 5TH RATE - 958 tons200 TROOPS & 38 GUNSHIT SWILLY MORE ROCK, STOKER BAY
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1811TRIALLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNGLASGOW FOR DUBLIN
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1816LADY CATHCARTSHIELDS SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNDRIVEN ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; DUNDALK FOR NORWAY
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1816MARY ANNESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; ROUNDSTONE FOR DUBLIN
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1817GOLDEN FLEECESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON SWILLY ROCKS; BANGOR FOR LONDON
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1821MARTHASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNDRIVEN ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
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1832FAMESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNCAUGHT FIRE & FOUNDERED OFF DUNAFF HEAD
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1832UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF DUNAFF HEAD
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1833BILLOWDERRY SAIL VESSEL - 199 tonsTIMBERSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; FROM ST. JOHN'S N.B.
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1839VENUSGLASGOW SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT FAHON
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1839WILLIAM THE FOURTHTRALEE BRIGOATSAT BUNCRANA IN 'THE BIG WIND'; FOR LIVERPOOL
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1840ALBIONSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWRECKED NEAR RAMELTON; FROM SALTCOATES
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1840EMERALDSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED; FOR DERRY
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1850MARSBALLYCASTLE SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFOUNDERED OFF,
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1854FANNYGREENOCK SMACK - 27 tonsKELPOFFSHORE
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1856AUGUSTA JESSIEUNKNOWN - 382 tonsUNKNOWNNONE
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1860AUNT MARYBARQUE - 385 tonsUNKNOWNDRIFTED ASHORE AT DUNAFF HEAD; SUNDERLAND FOR NEWFOUNDLAND
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1865EVERSTINEBARQUE - 1,048 tonsCOALON SWILLY ROCKS; GREENOCK FOR QUEBEC
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1873ABEONALIVERPOOL BARQUE - 297 tonsBAGGED GRAIN AND FLOURSTRUCK BY "SS ALABAMA" 6 MILES OFF THE MOUTH OF,
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1875ERNESTINEAMERICAN BARQUE - 1,018 tonsUNKNOWNAT SWILLY MORE ROCK; GREENOCK FOR QUEBEC
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1877ELIZABETHGLASGOW SCHOONER - 57 tonsINDIAN CORN AT BURNFOOT; DERRY FOR RAMELTON
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1877HARRIETTDERRY SCHOONER - 67 tonsCOAL1 MILE NORTH-NORTH-WEST OF DUNREE HEAD; WORKINGTON FOR RATHMULLEN
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1878STAR OF THE SEASAIL VESSEL - 66 tonsWHEATNEAR RATHMULLAN; NEWRY FOR WESTPORT
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1881BEECASTLETOWN DANDY - 36 tonsKELPNEAR FANAD LIGHTHOUSE; LARNE FOR DUNFANAGHY
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1881MILFORDLANCASTER SMACK - 36 tonsUNKNOWNAT KNOCKALLEN; OTHER SOURCE SAYS NAME IS "MELFORT"; BELFAST FOR MULROY
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1882FREDCARDIFF SCHOONER - 78 tonsCOALNEAR COASTGUARD STATION AT MOVILLE; ARDROSSAN FOR KILLYBEGS
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1882OCEAN CHILDBELFAST SCHOONER - 51 tonsCOALOFF RATHMULLAN; AYR FOR ARDROSSAN
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1894BONNIE ELIZACUTTER - 12 tonsBALLASTDRIVEN ASHORE & WRECKED AT FAHAN BEACH
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1894LENOREDERRY CUTTER - 4 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED OFF DUNREE LIGHTHOUSE
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1894 ROB ROYDROMORE LUGGER - 10 tonsSANDFOUNDERED; BUNCRANA FOR LETTERKENNY
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1896TEES PACKETDUBLIN SCHOONER - 49 tonsVEGETABLESAT FARMERS ROCK; RAMELTON FOR CARDIGAN
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1899ELIZABETHSAIL VESSEL - 87 tonsUNKNOWNRIVER SWILLY, NEAR LETTERKENNY
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1902DUKEGUERNSEY IRON KETCH - 68 tonsCOALHIT SWILLY MORE ROCK; OTHER SOURCES SAY 1904; BOWLING FOR KINVARRA
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1903HEATHER BELLBANFF LUGGER - 10 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR DUNAFF HEAD
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1904WILLIAMINAFRASERBURGH CUTTER - 5 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS & WRECKED
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1905EMILIE MARIENORWEGIAN BARQUE - 580 tonsCOALBELOW PORT SALON HOTEL; GREENOCK FOR BARBADOS
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1908RINGADOVELUGGER - 18 tonsBALLASTIN BUNCRANA BAY
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1909HANDSOME JANEBUNCRANA KETCH - 6 tonsBALLASTOFF BUNCRANA PIER
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1910HELENAHULK - 118 tonsCOALFOUNDERED AFTER COLLISION
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1910MONICACOLERAINE STEAM TRAWLER - 31 tonsBALLASTCAUGHT FIRE & SANK AT MOORINGS
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1913PASSING CLOUDDERRY SAIL VESSEL - 4 tonsBALLASTIN DOAGH BAY
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1914
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BATTLESHIP - 23,000 tonsCREWMINED 17 MILES NORTH BY 0.25 WEST OF, LIES IN  66m
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YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1917
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LIVERPOOL LINER - 14,950 tonsGOLDMOUTH OF; LIES IN 42m; FOR HALIFAX N.S.
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1918
CHAGFORD (BRACONDALE)
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ADMIRALTY "Q-SHIP" - 2,095 tons1 x 4 INCH GUN, 2 x 12 POUNDERS, 1 x HOWITZER, 2 x MAXIMS, 2 x TORPEDO TUBES TORPEDOED BY U-44; SANK EVENTUALLY OFF BUNCRANA
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1918NATHANIEL COLEADMIRALTY STEAM TRAWLER - 275 tons1 x 12 POUNDER GUNFOUNDERED OFF BUNCRANA
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1918STRATHMOREADMIRALTY DRIFTER - 56 tonsUNKNOWNCAUGHT FIRE OFF BUNCRANA
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1923UNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWNLIES IN 6 FATHOMS BETWEEN CASTLE AND FORT
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1924
STOCKTON IRON STEAMER - 220 tonsGRANITE BLOCKS AT BUNCRANA
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1940UNKNOWNBRISTOL BLENHEIM AIRCRAFTCREWOFF BUNCRANA
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1941
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NAVAL TUG - 700 tonsCREWDROVE ASHORE AT BLUICK ROCK
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1941PANDIONCARGO STEAMER - 1,944 tonsUNKNOWNAT SWILLY ROCKS; BROKE IN TWO; BELL RECOVERED; TYNE FOR LEIXOES
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1944LCTTANK LANDING CRAFTBALLASTOFF DUNREE; LIES IN 20M.
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1946UNKNOWNGERMAN U-BOATBALLASTSCUTTLED AS PART OF "OPERATION DEADLIGHT"
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1995MARIA ANGELIQUEFRENCH TRAWLERFISHSTRUCK ROCKS AT ENTRANCE OF,
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MALIN HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1602DOVEDANISH SAIL VESSELSTOCK FISH, LING & CODAT MALIN
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1765OTHELLOSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED
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1810BALTICSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFROM NEW BRUNSWICK
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1810HAZARDLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNCARGO PART SALVAGED; NEWFOUNDLAND FOR LIVERPOOL
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1810UNKNOWNWEST INDIAMANUNKNOWNNEAR,
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1816GEORGESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; LIMERICK FOR SLIGO
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1825CAROLINELIMERICK SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN KELUART BAY; CARGO PART SALVAGED; FROM LIVERPOOL
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1840MARYBRIGTOBACCO & GINAT GLENAGIVNEY; LURED ASHORE
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1852ANN FALCONWORKINGTON BRIGANTINE - 108 tons140 TONS OATSRAN AGROUND NEAR MALIN HEAD AT ISLE OF DOAGH; LIMERICK FOR GLASGOW
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1852DONEGALBRIG - 180 tonsUNKNOWNAT INIS DOAGH; LIMERICK FOR GLASGOW
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1854LADY OCTAVIABRIG - 199 tonsBRAZILIAN SUGARHIT ROCKS; PERNAMBUCO FOR GREENOCK
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1883ELIZABETHBELFAST SMACK - 18 tonsROOFING SLATES STRANDED NEAR; BALLYWALTER FOR GLASGOW
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1885PATHFINDERDIGBY BRIG - 396 tonsBALLASTAT TOR ROCKS; DUNDALK FOR CAPE BRETON
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1890ELIZABETHSCHOONER - 70 tonsCOALIN MALIN BAY; IRVINE FOR KILLYBEGS
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1891ADA STEAM COASTERUNKNOWNAT DOHERTY ROCKS, NORTH-WEST OF GARVIN ISLES
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1893
A.C. BEAN
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AMERICAN BARQUE - 533 tonsTIMBER LATHESPOUNDED ONTO ROCKS NEAR; MIRIAMICHI FOR CLYDE
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1916ENGLISHMANLIVERPOOL STEAMER - 5,257 tonsGENERALTORPEDOED BY U-43, 30 MILES NORTH-EAST OF,
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1916SANDRUSKYSTEAMERUNKNOWNBOMBED BY U-BOAT 30 MILES NORTH-EAST OF,
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1917
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ADMIRALTY TRAWLER - 280 tonsCREWSTRUCK MINE; HAS BEEN DIVED; LIES IN 33m
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1917MAXTONSTEAMER - 5,094 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-19 NORTH OF,
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1917SANTA AMALIAARMED STEAM TANKER - 4,306 tonsPETROLIUMTORPEDOED BY U-19, 30 MILES NORTH BY EAST x ½ EAST OF,
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1917TROILUSARMED STEAMER -7,625 tonsUNKNOWNSHELLED BY U-69, 140 MILES WEST-NORTH-WEST OF,
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1918AMAZONBELFAST ARMED STEAMER - 10,337 tonsPASSENGERSTORPEDOED BY U-110, 30 MILES NORTH-WEST OF; LIVERPOOL FOR BUENOS AIRES
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1918ATLANTIC SUNAMERICAN STEAMER - 2.333 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED OFF,
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1918
RACOON H.M.S.
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DESTROYER - 920 tonsCREWHIT McKERRIGAN'S ROCK IN SNOW STORM AT GARVAN ISLES  OFF,
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1918
GERMAN SUBMARINE - 998 tonsCREWCUT IN TWO BY "H.M.S. ROXBURGH" NORTH OF,
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1918U-110GERMAN SUBMARINE - 1,000 tonsCREWDEPTH-CHARGED NORTH-WEST OF,
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1935VARDULIASTEAMER - 5,735 tonsCOAL & GENERALFOUNDERED 700 MILES WEST OF,
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1940BOMA (BOKA) STEAMER - 4,586 tonsCOALTORPEDOED BY U-56, 35 MILES NORTH OF; CARDIFF FOR LAGOS
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1940CITY OF SIMLASTEAMER - 10,138 tonsGENERALTORPEDOED BY U-138, 50 MILES NORTH-WEST OF; CARDIFF FOR LAGOS
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1940EMPIRE ADVENTURESTEAMER - 5,145 tonsBALLASTTORPEDOED 35 MILES NORTH OF,
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1940EMPIRE AIRMANSTEAMER - 6,586 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 350 MILES WEST OF; WABANA N.F.L. FOR CARDIFF
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1940GRONORWEGIAN STEAMER - 4,211 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 80 MILES WEST OF BY U-47,
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1940JOPSE DE LARRINGASTEAM DRIFTER - 84 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 80 MILES WEST OF BY U-47,
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1940NEPTUNIANSTEAMER - 5,155 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-47, 80 MILES WEST OF,
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1940NEW SEVILLALEITH TANKER - 13,801 tonsGENERALTORPEDOED BY U-138, 35 MILES NORTH OF; LIVERPOOL FOR ARUBA
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1940REUBEN JAMES USSDESTROYERCREWTORPEDOED BY U-57, 30 MILES NORTH OF,
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1940
TRANSYLVANIA
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ARMED MERCHANT CRUISER - 16,923 tons8 x 6 INCH DECK GUNSTORPEDOED BY U-56 OFFSHORE
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1941
BENVORLICH
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STEAMER - 5,193 tonsUNKNOWNBOMBED & SUNK WEST OF; MIDDLESBOROUGH FOR FAR EAST,
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1941GRELROSASTEAMER - 4,574 tonsUNKNOWNBOMBED 400 MILES WEST OF; NEW YORK FOR TYNE
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1941NORFOLKLINER - 10,948 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 150 MILES NORTH-NORTH-WEST OF; NEWPORT FOR NEW YORK
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1942UNKNOWNCATALINA FLYING BOATCREW1.5 MILES WEST OF,
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1944
JACKSONVILLE
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AMERICAN TANKER - 10,448 tons141,000 BARRELS OF 80 OCTANE GASOLINE12 MILES NORTH OF; NEW YORK FOR LOCH EWE
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1945U-1014GERMAN SUBMARINE - 865 tonsCREWSUNK BY "H.M.S. LOCH SCAVAIG", "H.M.S. NYASALAND" & "H.M.S. PAPUA" EAST OF,
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1945U-1017GERMAN U-BOATCREWDEPTH CHARGED BY AIRCRAFT OFF,
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1987BOY SEANTRAWLERFISH1 MILE OFF, LIES IN 60m
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1989RATHCORMAC (RATH CHORMAICH)DOWNINGS WOODEN BIM TRAWLER - 50ft.FISHOFF; SANK WHILE UNDER TOW
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1997FATHER BRENDAN FISHING VESSEL BALLAST25 MILES NORTH-EAST OF,
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MELMORE HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1913PROGRESSTRAWLERFISHHIT LIMEBURNER ROCK
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1913
PROMINENT
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INVERNESS STEEL STEAM FISHING DRIFTER - 93 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED OFF LIMEBURNER ROCK
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1952
DIESEL BARQUENTINE - 224 tonsSILICA SAND STRUCK FRENCHMAN'S ROCK; LIES IN 23m; ARDS OF DONEGAL FOR GARSTON
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MOVILLE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1800
SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNCAUGHT FIRE; LIES IN 10m
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1816OPREISNINGSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; DRONDHEIM FOR DERRY
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1822MARYLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; FROM LIVERPOOL
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1852ARENDUIADUTCH SCHOONER - 160 tonsINDIAN CORNDRIVEN ASHORE & WRECKED; IBRAILA FOR DERRY
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1852HOPESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN BAY
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1875SEALERSAIL VESSEL - 93 tonsUNKNOWNNONE
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1880SARAHPORT WILLIAM SCHOONERGENERALCAME ASHORE; DERRY FOR BURTON PORT
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1882WOOLTONLIVERPOOL BRIG - 194 tonsCOALSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; NEWCASTLE FOR KINGSTON
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1886ROYCROFTST. JOHN N.B. BARQUE - 619 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; DERRY FOR ST. JOHN N.B.
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1893ELIZA ANNMOVILLE CUTTER - 2 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS & SANK OFF WEST SIDE OF PIER
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1893PETRELMOVILLE YACHT - 2 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED OFF PIER
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1894BLACK DUCKFISHING CUTTERBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS
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1896COCKMOVILLE SMACK - 2 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS NEAR,
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1941UNKNOWNSPITFIRE AIRCRAFTPILOT3.5 MILES NORTH OF AT GLENSHINNY,
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MULROY BAY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1797
UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNBETWEEN MULROY BAY & LOUGH SWILLY
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1873
ST. FERGUSWICKLOW SCHOONERUNKNOWNAT ENTRANCE TO,
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1909
ST. MALACHY II DERRY LUGGER - 32 tonsBALLASTDRIVEN ASHORE AT KNOX'S HOLE; PROBABLY SALVAGED
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1981

CEOL MORGLASGOW MOTOR VESSEL - 394 tonsWHEATLIVERPOOL FOR LILFORD HAVEN
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REDCASTLE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1852ANNASAIL VESSELWHEATDANUBE FOR DERRY
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1852ARENDINASAIL VESSELWHEATDANUBE FOR DERRY
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1852HERMANSAIL VESSELWHEATDANUBE FOR DERRY
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ROCKALL
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1812LEONIDASSURVEY VESSELCREWON HELEN'S REEF
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1824HELENDUNDEE BRIGANTINE UNKNOWNON HELEN'S REEF AT HASSELWOOD ROCK; BOUND FOR QUEBEC
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1904
NORGE
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STEAMER - 3,318 tons700 EMIGRANTSON HELEN'S REEF, 517 LOST; COPENHAGEN FOR NEW YORK
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1940SITALAMOTOR TANKER - 6,218 tonsBALLASTTORPEDOED 150 MILES SOUTH-WEST OF,
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SHEEPHAVEN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1757
AURORASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNMARYLAND FOR LIVERPOOL
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1771
UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR,
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1788
WILLIAMDOUGLAS SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFROM DOUGLAS, ISLE OF MAN
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1808
JOHNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED; LIVERPOOL FOR GALWAY
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1822
DUKE OF WELLINGTONSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED; POSSIBLY REFLOATED; LIVERPOOL FOR WESTPORT
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1824
BOULTONSAIL VESSELSUGAR, WINE & COTTONWENT ASHORE; BARBADOS FOR CORK
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1826
BARTLEYBRIG UNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; RIGA FOR DERRY
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1835
VINESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNARDROSSAN FOR SLIGO
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1854
EFFORTSLIGO SMACK - 49 tonsBARLEYCARGO PART SALVAGED; SLIGO FOR GLASGOW
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1873
UNKNOWN x 2SAIL VESSELSUNKNOWNNONE
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1897

ECLIPSEDUBLIN SCHOONER - 67 tonsMANURESTRANDED & WRECKED IN ARDS BAY; CORK FOR DUNFANAGHY
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1898
EDEL CATHERINEBELFAST SCHOONER - 68 tonsCOALCHAMPION SANDS, NEAR ARDS; GARSTON FOR ARDS
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1902
MARIE CELESTEDONEGAL SAIL VESSELFLAGSTONESON TRAMORE STRAND; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; FROM KILRUSH
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1903
ST. EAWANDOWNINGS LUGGER - 10 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED WEST OF BREAGHY HEAD
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1904
KELPINCREESLOUGH YACHT - 2 tonsBALLASTTOTAL LOSS ON TRAMORE STRAND
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1905
ELLENDOWNINGS SAIL CURRAGH - 1 tonBALLASTAT MASLACK
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1908
DUNCAP HEADDERRY LUGGER - 30 tonsBALLASTAT MUSLACK POINT AFTER BREAKING MOORINGS
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1908
DUNDONNELL HEADDERRY LUGGER - 31 tonsBALLASTON CLONMASS STRAND ROCKS
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1908
ST. ANDREWLUGGER - 10 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS
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1908
ST. ANTHONYDUBLIN LUGGER - 13 tonsBALLASTAT TRAMORE STRAND AFTER BREAKING MOORINGS
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1908
ST. BERNARDDUBLIN LUGGER - 10 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS NEAR,
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1908
ST. COLUMBADUBLIN LUGGER - 15 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED AFTER BREAKING MOORINGS
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1910
ERRIGALLUGGER - 11 tonsBALLASTAT TRAMORE BAY AFTER BREAKING MOORINGS
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1989
SAOIRSEUNKNOWNUNKNOWNIN BAY; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
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TORY ISLAND
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1744JAMAICA MERCHANTSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNRAN ASHORE IN TORY BAY; BARBADOS FOR LIVERPOOL
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1747JOHN & MARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; MARYLAND FOR LIVERPOOL
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1747WHITEHAVEN H.M.S. ROYAL NAVY FRIGATE14 CARRIAGE MOUNTED CANNONABANDONED AFTER CAUGHT FIRE & EXPLODED OFF
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1798SPECULATIONSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOPPORTO FOR SLIGO
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1801OCEANFULL RIGGER4 x 6 POUNDER, 2 x 4 POUNDER CANNONSTRUCK BY LIGHTNING 10 LEAGUES WEST OF; THE CLYDE FOR DEMERARA
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1809ESTHERLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELGUNPOWDEREXPLODED NEAR; LIVERPOOL FOR QUEBEC
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1810CARLTONSMACKUNKNOWNLOUGH SWILLY FOR LIVERPOOL
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1811BELFASTSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNRAN ASHORE; CARGO PART SALVAGED; FROM BELFAST
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1811LIVERPOOL PACKETSAIL VESSELPASSENGERSOFFSHORE; BELFAST FOR CHARLESTON
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1811SUCCESSSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; GREENOCK FOR LIMERICK
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1813MARYLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSLIGO FOR LIVERPOOL
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1816MARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIMERICK FOR LIVERPOOL
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1821NEREUSGREENOCK SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFROM MIRAMICHI
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1822UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWRECKAGE WASHED ASHORE
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1825SALLYMARYPORT SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON ISLAND OF FEROY?? KILLALA FOR LIVERPOOL
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1826CERESCORK SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIMERICK FOR LIVERPOOL
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1828STRABGLASGOW SAIL VESSEL - 153 tonsUNKNOWNRAN ASHORE & WRECKED
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1833HAZARDGREENOCK BARQUE - 79 tonsUNKNOWNBALLINA FOR LIVERPOOL
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1833OSPREYGREENOCK SAIL VESSEL - 320 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED WRECKED IN SOUND; CLYDE FOR WESTPORT
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1833SPRAYGREENOCK SAIL VESSEL - 320 tonsUNKNOWNIN TORY SOUND
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1842MOUNTAGNAISEBELFAST SCHOONERBARLEYRAN ASHORE AT LIGHTHOUSE
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1846JOHN LLOYDBELFAST SCHOONERUNKNOWNFOUNDERED 10 MILES OFF; FOR THE CLYDE
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1847MAID OF THE MILLSAIL SHIPEMIGRANTSOFF,
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1847SIRIONSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNDRIFTED ASHORE
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1849PEACESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIVERPOOL FOR SLIGO
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1851ISABELLABELFAST SAIL VESSELOATSPOSSIBLY SALVAGED; SLIGO FOR LIVERPOOL
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1853CHESTERSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNDERELICT, MOSTLY SALVAGED
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1853ORCHARDMARYPORT SCHOONER - 43 tonsBALLASTRAN ASHORE ON WEST SIDE OF; LETTERKENNY FOR TORY
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1853PURSUITSLIGO BRIG - 80 tonsCOALFOUNDERED OFFSHORE; GLASGOW FOR LIMERICK
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1853SISTERSDUMFRIES SLOOPFLOURTOWED INTO TORY; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
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1860HOPECOASTAL SAILERUNKNOWNRAN ASHORE; OTHER SOURCE SAYS INNISTRAHUL
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1862ARIELSLOOPUNKNOWNFOR THE CLYDE
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1866LAVINIAQUEBEC SCHOONER TIMBERDERELICT - DRIFTED ASHORE ON NORTH SIDE
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1868CONFIDENCEBARQUE - 850 tonsCOALOFF; TROON FOR HAVANNA
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1870CARLETONFULL RIGGERUNKNOWNOFF,
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1872BRITANNIASCHOONERKELPBROADHAVEN FOR GLASGOW
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1874FAIRHOLM / FAIR HOLLANDGLASGOW CARGO STEAMER - 196 tonsCOALSTRUCK REEF ON SOUTH-EAST SIDE OF; LIES IN 4 FATHOMS
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1876ROSEIPSWICH SINGLE MASTED SMACK - 41 tonsPOTATOESNORTH-WEST END NEAR LIGHTHOUSE; BALLYSHANNON FOR PLYMOUTH
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YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1877POLLYMARYPORT BRIGANTINE - 140 tonsCOAL14 MILES NORTH-WEST BY NORTH HALF WEST OF; MARYPORT FOR SLIGO
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1879AUGUSTABRISTOL 3 MASTED IRON CARGO STEAMER - 278 tonsBALLASTON TOW BETWEEN LIGHTHOUSE & WEST TOWN; SLIGO FOR BELFAST
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1879CHRYSOLITESCHOONER - 54 tonsBALLASTRAN AGROUND
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1879FLYING HURRICANECLYDE PADDLE TUG - 17 tonsCREWRAN AGROUND BETWEEN LIGHTHOUSE & WEST TOWN; SLIGO FOR GLASGOW
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1882ROTHESAYSCHOONERUNKNOWNRAN AGROUND ON SOUTH-EAST END OF,
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1884
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STEAM GUNBOAT - 465 tonsCREWAT 'AN FEADAN' UNDER LIGHTHOUSE; WESTPORT FOR MOVILLE; REPLACED BY A GUNBOAT OF THE SAME NAME
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1886JACINTHGLASGOW SCHOONER - 100 tonsRAILWAY SLEEPERSSLIGO FOR WIDNES
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1886PRESS HOMEBANFF SCHOONER - 99 tonsBALLASTRAN ASHORE; BALLYSHANNON FOR LIVERPOOL
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1886CHESTNUTSAIL VESSELTIMBERIN LOCH DOIRE; FROM ST. JOHN'S
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1889ELIZABETH RAYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT SCOILT NELL
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1890ELIZABETH ROYARBROTH BARQUE - 223 tonsEMPTY CASKS & PASSENGERSSOUTH EAST END OF; GALWAY FOR ARDROSSAN
f h
1893QUEEN OF THE SEASAIL BARGE - 2 tonsBURNT LIME, BAGGED FLOUR & PASSENGERSSTRANDED & WRECKED; BALLYNESS FOR TORY
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1894GARNOCKAYR STEAMERCOALWRECKAGE CAME ASHORE AT BURTONPORT
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1902CLOUGHMORENEWRY STEAMER - 172 tonsGRAIN & PASSENGERS12 MILES WEST OF; LIVERPOOL FOR GALWAY
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1902ROTHESAYGREENOCK SCHOONER - 79 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED; DONEGAL FOR RATHMULLAN
f h j
1914MANCHESTER COMMERCEMANCHESTER STEAMER - 5,363 tonsGENERALMINED 20 MILES NORTH BY 0.25 EAST OF; MANCHESTER FOR QUEBEC
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1914TRITONIAGLASGOW STEAMER - 4,272 tonsUNKNOWNMINED 22 MILES NORTH NORTH-EAST OF,
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1915BEDOUINARMED STEAM TRAWLER - 188 tonsCREWMINED OFFSHORE
f h
1915CAPRIVINORWEGIAN STEAMER - 2,932 tonsUNKNOWNMINED 16 MILES NORTH NORTH-WEST OF; BALTIMORE FOR KRISTIANIA
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1915
VIKNOR
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US ARMED MERCHANT CRUISER - 5,386 tonsCREWMINED 15 MILES MORTH NORTH-EAST OF,
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1916CABOTIASTEAMER - 4,309 tonsUNKNOWNSHELLED & SUNK BY U-BOAT, 120 MILES WEST-NORTH-WEST OF,
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1916FILEYNAVAL TRAWLER - 226 tonsCREWAT CAMUSMORE BAY
f j
1917ABURISOUTH AFRICAN ARMED STEAMER - 3,730 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-61, 125 MILES NORTH-WEST OF,
f
1917AFRICAN PRINCEARMED STEAMER - 4,916 tonsUNKNOWNTORPDOED BY U-66, 60 MILES NORTH-NORTH-WEST OF,
f
1917
ALCIDES
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NORWEGIAN STEEL BARQUENTINE - 2,704 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED OFF
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1917AMUKURAARMED STEAMER - 2,316 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 180 MILES NORTH-WEST x ½ WEST OF,
f
1917AMULREELONDON STEEL BARQUE - 1,445 tonsCOALSUNK BY UB-50, 50 MILES NORTH BY EAST OF; LIVERPOOL FOR BRAZIL
f h
1917ARGALIALONDON ARMED STEAMER - 4,641 tonsGENERALTORPEDOED BY U-94 81 MILES NORTH-WEST BY ¾ WEST OF; USA FOR GLASGOW
f h
1917ARMADALEARMED STEAMER - 6,153 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-60 160 MILES NORTH-WEST OF,
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1917
ASSYRIAGLASGOW ARMED STEAMER - 6,370 tonsGENERALTORPEDOED BY UB-61, 34 MILES NORTH WEST BY NORTH ½ NORTH OF; GLASGOW FOR NEW YORK
f h
1917BARON OGILVYARMED STEAMER - 4,570 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-93 172 MILES NORTH-WEST OF,
f
1917BELGIAN PRINCEARMED STEAMER - 4,765 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-55 175 MILES NORTH-WEST BY WEST OF,
f
1917BULLMOUTHARMED STEAMER - 4,018 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-58, 125 MILES NORTH-WEST x NORTH OF,
f
1917CASTILLIANARMED STEAMER - 1,923 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-61, 110 MILES NORTH-WEST x 1/2 MILE WEST OF,
f
1917CITY OF BARODALIVERPOOL ARMED STEAMER - 5,054 tonsGENERALTORPEDOED BY UC-53, 90 MILES NORTH-WEST x ½ NORTH OF; LIVERPOOL FOR CALCUTTA
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1917CORONDACARGO STEAMER - 2,733 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 180 MILES NORTH-WEST OF,
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1917
CUYAHOGAGREENOCK TANKER - 4,586 tonsBALLASTTORPEDOED 130 MILES WEST-NORTH-WEST OF, BY U-57; MANCHESTER FOR PHILLIPINES
f h
1917DEVONIANLIVERPOOL ARMED STEAMER - 10,435 tonsGENERALTORPEDOED BY U-53, 20 MILES NORTH-EAST OF; LIVERPOOL FOR BOSTON
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1917DROMOREARMED STEAMER - 4398 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-58, 140 MILES NORTH-WEST x NORTH OF,
f
1917DUNMORE HEADARMED STEAMER - 2,293 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-62, 135 MILES NORTH-WEST OF,
f
1917ELMSGARTH

ARMED STEAMER - 3,503 tons

UNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-61, 50 MILES NORTH WEST BY ½ WEST OF,
f
1917ESNEHLIVERPOOL ARMED STEAMER - 3,247 tonsGENERALTORPEDOED BY U-69, 190 miles NORTH-WEST x WEST OF; LIVERPOOL FOR ALEXANDRIA
f h
1917HAROLDBARQUE - 1,376 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 65 MILES NORTH-NORTH-WEST x ½ WEST OF,
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1917LADY PATRICIASTEAMER - 1,372 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-46 OFF,
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1917LIVELYHOODUNKNOWNUNKNOWNNONE
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SOURCE PUBLICATIONS:
a
"Dictionary of Disasters at Sea during the Age of Steam 1824 - 1962"
by
Charles Hocking
London Stamp Exchange 1989 - ISBN: 0948130474
b
"Dive" Magazine
by
Rich Stevenson (March 2001)
c
"Donegal, An Exploration"
by
J.J. Tohill
Donegal Democrat Ltd 1976
d
"Donegal Shipwrecks"
by
Ian Wilson
Impact Printing 1998 - ISBN: 094815456X
e
"Great Passenger Ships of the World"
by
Arnold Kludas
f
"Irish Wrecks Database"
by
Roy Stokes & Liam Dowling
g
Royal Navy
by
Hydrographic Department (1970)
h
"Shipwreck Index of Ireland"
by
Richard & Bridget Larn
Lloyd's Register - Fairplay Ltd 2002 - ISBN: 1900839970
i
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 932 - 1997"
by
Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 1998 - ISBN: 0952302713
j
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 1105 – 1993"
by
Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 1994 - ISBN: 0952302705
k
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 1582 - 2000"
by
Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 2000 - ISBN: 0952302721
l
"Underwater Ireland Guide to Irish Dive Sites"
by
Irish Underwater Council
CFT 1999 - ISBN: 0948283025
m
"Sea Change - The rise of the BIM 50-footer"
by
Pat Nolan
Nonsuch Publishing ISBN: 9781845889425
 
 
OTHER SOURCES:
1
Internet 2006
2
Internet 2008
3
via Email 2009
4
Internet 2013
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