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Year of Loss within alphabetic Location (168 wrecks)

 
Annagassan to Drogheda

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ANNAGASSAN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1800CUMBERLANDSAIL VESSEL - 135 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED OFFSHORE,
b c
1850GEORGINA WHITEGLASGOW SCHOONERUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; FOR OPORTO
a
1861GUESSSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNDRIVEN ASHORE IN GALE
a c
1861JOHANNASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNDRIVEN ASHORE IN GALE
a b c
1861JOHN & ELANORSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNDRIVEN ASHORE IN GALE
a c
1873CUMBERLANDCOLLIERCOALDATE APPROX.
c
1891CUMBERLANDANNAGASSAN SCHOONER - 65 tonsCOALBROKE FROM MOORINGS & FOUNDERED
a b d
1908A. HASTINGSSCHOONERCOALAT POINT
a c
1908NORTHERN LIGHTSSCHOONERCOALAT POINT
a b c
 
 
BALTRAY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1908GWALIADROGHEDA SCHOONER - 118 tons200 TONS COALFOUNDERED OFFSHORE; GARSTON FOR DROGHEDA
a b d
1974
IRISH TRADER
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HARTLEPOOL MOTOR VESSEL - 344tons410 TONS FERTILISEROFF BEACH; SHARPNESS FOR DROGHEDA
a b d
 
 
BETTYSTOWN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1796UNKNOWNBRIGUNKNOWNAT THE NANNY
a d
1868CANADALIVERPOOL BARQUE - 281 tonsGENERAL1 MILE OFF; LIVERPOOL FOR WEST AFRICA
a b d
1871MANLYWHITEHAVEN BRIG - 165 tonsCOALDROVE ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; NEWPORT FOR DUBLIN
a b d
1873WILLIAMSONSAIL VESSEL - 126 tonsCOALWHITEHAVEN FOR CARDIFF
a b d
1911FOAMYACHT - 2 tonsCREWOFF,
a
1980
EILEAN GLAS
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SCOTTISH MOTOR COASTER - 374 tons450 TONS SALTAT BEACH; MOSTLY SALVAGED; BELFAST FOR DEVON
a b d 1
 
 
BOYNE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1853CHATAMSQUARE RIGGERUNKNOWNOFF MOUTH OF,
a
1853UNKNOWNBRIGCOALOFF LIGHTHOUSE
a b d
1865VULCANSMACK - 20 tonsBALLASTAT MOUTH OF BOYNE RIVER
a b
1867MAXIMST. JOHN N.B. BRIGANTINEUNKNOWN2 MILES NORTH OF BOYNE MOUTH
a b d
1877MARYSLIVERPOOL GALLIOT - 53 tonsCOAL4 MILES SOUTH OF RIVER BOYNE; WORKINGTON FOR ROSTREVOR
a b
1877URANIASWANSEA STEAMERUNKNOWNON BAR,
a
 
 
CARLINGFORD LOUGH
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1768UNKNOWNBRIGUNKNOWNON SOUTH SIDE OF; WHITEHAVEN FOR CARLINGFORD
b
1786MOLLYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR CARLINGFORD HARBOUR; GREENOCK FOR PORTSMOUTH
b
1797DUBLINSAIL VESSEL - 124 tonsUNKNOWNNEAR; LIVERPOOL FOR DUBLIN
b
1797PHILLISSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; LONDON FOR LIVERPOOL
b
1797UNITYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; LONDON FOR LIVERPOOL
b
1798SARAHLIVERPOOL BRIG - 109 tonsUNKNOWNNEAR CARLINGFORD; LIVERPOOL FOR AFRICA
b
1800EDINBURGHLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT BALLAGAN POINT
b d
1801EVESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE NEAR CARLINGFORD; DUBLIN FOR NEWRY
a b
1814JOHN & NANCYLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT CARLINGFORD
b
1814MARGARETDUMBARTON SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT CARLINGFORD
b
1814UNKNOWNDUMBARTON BRIGUNKNOWNFOR GLASGOW
b
1838JUNOSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR GREENORE
a b e
1838MARY STEWARTBRIGUNKNOWNSTRANDED NEAR GREENORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
a
1841CLYTIEMARYPORT BRIGANTINE - 68 tonsUNKNOWNAT BALLAGAN POINT; WORKINGTON FOR DROGHEDA
a b e
1841UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT BALLAGAN POINT; WORKINGTON FOR DROGHEDA
a e
1844DAISYBEAUMORRIS SMACKUNKNOWNCARLINGFORD BAR
a b d
1848ALCESTEGREENOCK BARQUE - 313 tonsUNKNOWNCARLINGFORD BAR; NEW BRUNSWICK FOR GREENOCK
a b d
1851SOLIDSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON BAR,
a
1854HANDYJERSEY KETCH - 86 tonsCOALCAUGHT FIRE AT HARBOUR; PROBABLY SALVAGED; CARDIFF FOR NEWRY
a b
1868MARGARET & ANNESCHOONER - 75 tonsCOALSTRANDED & WRECKED; CARDIFF FOR NEWRY
b d
1874GLYNLLIFONSLOOP - 48 tonsCOALWHITEHAVEN FOR CARLINGFORD
a
1876HIGHLAND CHIEFWORKINGTON BRIG - 142 tonsCOALFOUNDERED 10 MILES SOUTH OF LIGHTHOUSE; TROON FOR DUBLIN
b
 
 
CARLINGFORD LOUGH continued..
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1877MARYNEWPORT SCHOONER - 49 tons89 TONS ROCK SALTFOUNDERED 18 MILES SOUTH-EAST OF HAULBOWLINE
b
1877OSCEOLAARDROSSAN BRIG - 192 tonsCOALSTRANDED & WRECKED AT BLACK HOUSE ISLAND; ARDROSSAN FOR DUBLIN
b
1878JASONWORKINGTON SCHOONER - 96 tonsRAILWAY IRON1 MILE SOUTH EAST OF CRANFIELD
d
1881MOURNESTEAM LAUNCHPOTATOESAT LOUGH ENTRANCE
a b d
1883ARABSAIL VESSEL - 119 tonsUNKNOWNFOUNDERED 20 MILES SOUTH-EAST X EAST OF
-
1883MAGGIEKILKEEL SMACK - 16 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS
a b
1886BREDALBANEIRVINE BRIGANTINE - 115 tonsCOALAT ENTRANCE OF; SWANSEA FOR NEWRY
a b d
1890GEORGE DUNDASCAERNARFON SCHOONER - 70 tonsCOALFOUNDERED 30 MILES SOUTH-EAST OF; CAERNARFON FOR WARRENPOINT
b
1895ACTURDUBLIN SCHOONERPOTATOES & VEGETABLESNEAR GREENCASTLE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b d
1902FRANCESCAERNARFON SMACK - 53 tonsROOFING SLATES0.75 MILES NORTH-NORTH-WEST OF GREENORE; CAERNARFON FOR GREENORE
a b
1904KATHLEENSTEAMERUNKNOWNCOLLIDED WITH "STROMBOLI" OFF GREENORE,
a
1904MANDOLINSTEAM YACHTUNKNOWNNEAR GREENORE
a
1905C.S. PARNELLBALLNATRANA YAWL - 3 tonsBALLASTBETWEEN GREENORE & BALBRIGGAN
a b
1905ST. MARYBALLAGAN YAWL - 2 tonsBALLASTDROVE ASHORE BETWEEN GREENORE & BALBRIGGAN
a b
1912VOLGAYACHTCREWNEAR GREENORE
a
1937ADLERSTEAMERCOALOFF GREENCASTLE; MOSTLY SALVAGED
a
1947CRUSADERLUXURY STEEL YACHT - 1,300 tonsBALLASTALMOST IN CO. DOWN; LIES IN 38m.; HAS BEEN DIVED; NORTHAPMTON FOR GREENCASTLE
a b d
 
 
CLOUGHER
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1771MARIA JULIANA SAIL VESSELUNKNOWN ON CLOUGHER HEAD ROCKS; GOTENBERG FOR DUNDALK
b c
1807GLASGOWSAIL VESSELBRAN & GLUEOFF HEAD; DROGHEDA FOR LIVERPOOL
b
1810UNKNOWNBRIGUNKNOWNNONE
-
1837ISABELLALIVERPOOL SLOOPUNKNOWNAT CLOUGHER HEAD; LIMERICK FOR DUNDALK
a b c
1839MINERVASCHOONER UNKNOWNNEAR; BANGOR FOR DUNDALK
a b d e
1852FIDELITYDUBLIN BRIG - 152 tonsCOALCLOUGHER HEAD; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; BOUND FOR TROON
a b c d
1852WILLIAM PITTDUBLIN SLOOP - 78 tonsCOALON REEF NORTH OF CLOUGHER HEAD; WHITEHAVEN FOR DUBLIN
a b c d
1852UNKNOWNSWEDISH BARQUERUM, SUGAR & TOBACCO LEAFBETWEEN CLOUGHER HEAD & BETTYSTOWN; FOR LIVERPOOL
a b d
1861GAZELLESCHOONER - 51 tonsCOALFOUNDERED BETWEEN CLOUGHER HEAD & RIVER BOYNE
a b
1863UNKNOWN x 3SMACKSBALLASTIN HARBOUR; PROBABLY SALVAGED
a
1873UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF CLOGHER HEAD,
a
1876TRINCULOCAMPLETOWN FISHING LUGGER - 16 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED 9 MILES NORTH-EAST OF 'ROCKABILL'
b
1879RACHEALNEWPORT SCHOONERBALLASTSTRANDED 1.5 MILES SOUTH OF; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; WARRENPOINT FOR NEWPORT
b
1881MAJAGERMAN SCHOONER - 135 tonsCHINA CLAYSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; LARNE FOR HAMBURG
b
1887JESSIELUGGER - 15 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS & WRECKED AT CLOUGHER HEAD
a b
1887PILOT QUEENCARNAVON SAILING SMACKROOFING SLATESNEAR 'ROCKABILL'; FOR DUNDALK
a b c d
1899CAPTAIN COOKDUBLIN IRON STEAMER - 137 tonsCOALSTRANDED & WRECKED; TROON FOR DROGHEDA
a b
1904MARY ANNCLOUGHER LUGGER - 2 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED OFFSHORE,
a b
1915KENNETH C.BARBADOS 3 MASTED SCHOONER - 551 tonsBALLASTHIT REEF; FROM NOVA SCOTIA
a b c
1916ISLE OF ARRANGLASGOW STEAMERUNKNOWNON CLOUGHER HEAD; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
a
2000SAMARINAKILKEEL TRAWLER - 34 tonsBALLASTOFFSHORE; LIES IN 30 METRES
a b e
 
 
COOLEY POINT
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1826MARGARET & MARYLIVERPOOL SLOOP - 40 tonsUNKNOWNHIT SCAR ROCK & DRIFTED ONTO; LIVERPOOL FOR NEWRY
a b c
1847MARCHIONESS OF BUTEBELFAST FULL RIGGER - 850 tonsSALTSTRANDED & WRECKED; LIVERPOOL FOR NEW ORLEANS
a b c
1858ENDEAVOURSLOOP - 50 tonsROOFING SLATESOFF COOLEY MOUNTAIN; FROM ALMWICH
a b c d
1864SAPPHOFISHING SAIL VESSEL - 13 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED NEAR,
a b
1890MARIASCHOONER - 90 tonsCOALNEAR; GARSTON FOR ROSTREVOR
a
 
 
DROGHEDA
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1725UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNBETWEEN MAIDEN TOWER & TRUSS HEAD
c
1749UNKNOWNSAIL VESSEL20,000 DEALSNEAR,
d
1760REBECCASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNBETWEEN DROGHEDA & PORTAFERRY; DUBLIN FOR FYALL
a b c
1766
TYGER
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SAIL VESSEL - 200 tons20 CARRIAGE MOUNTED CANNONON BAR; JAMAICA FOR LIVERPOOL
a b c
1766UNKNOWN x 3SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFROM IRWINE
a b e
1786JENNYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; DUNDALK FOR LIVERPOOL
b
1794HAPPY RETURNBARMOUTH BRIG - 70 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED NEAR; LIVERPOOL FOR DROGHEDA
b
1796UNKNOWNSQUARE RIGGERUNKNOWNA LEAGUE NORTH OF,
a b d
1803FAMEBRIG - 164 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED; POSSIBLY REFLOATED; GUERNSEY FOR DROGHEDA
a b c
1803FAMESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWATERFORD FOR LIVERPOOL
a c
1803FANNYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; FROM IRVINE
a b c
1803MARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; FROM DUBLIN
a b c
1803MARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR,
b c
1807MAGLONASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNCAME ASHORE NEAR; POSSIBLY REFLOATED; NEWRY FOR LIVERPOOL
b
1809ENDEAVOURSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWATERFORD FOR LONDON
a
1810DUKE OF YORKBRIG - 108 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; FROM WHITEHAVEN
a b c
1813APOLLOSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT SOUTH BULL HEAD; LIVERPOOL FOR N. AMERICA
a b c
1815HECTORSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED BETWEEN DROGHEDA & NEWRY; BOUND FOR LIVERPOOL
a b c
1820UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFROM PRESTON
c
1820UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFROM PRESTON
c
1820BETTYPRESTON SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNPRESTON FOR DUNDALK
a b c
1825SWALLOWBRISTOL SAIL VESSELTOBACCO, TURPENTINE & PALM OILNEAR RATH,
a b e
1826FAMESCHOONERUNKNOWNBOUND FOR DROGHEDA
c
 
 
DROGHEDA continued..
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1830ADELINELIVERPOOL FULL RIGGER - 335 tonsUNKNOWNBLOWN ASHORE & WRECKED; NEW ORLEANS FOR LIVERPOOL
a b e
1830ELIZA KNIGHTLYSCHOONER - 89 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; LIVERPOOL FOR DROGHEDA
a b e
1830RAVENSCHOONER - 73 tonsUNKNOWNFOUNDERED NEAR; BANGOR FOR DUNDALK
a b e
1835CHARLOTTESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; GLASGOW FOR LIVERPOOL
b
1836HENRY & THOMASDROGHEDA SAIL VESSEL - 53 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED
b
1836RICHMONDSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT DROGHEDA BULL
a
1839JANESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFOUNDERED OFFSHORE
a b e
1840JESSIESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWRECKED NEAR HARBOUR; DUBLIN FOR TROON
a b e
1841JANEBRIGUNKNOWNWRECKED AT NANNY WATER; TROON FOR DUBLIN
a b e
1848DARTDROGHEDA BRIGANTINE - 88 tonsUNKNOWNFOUNDERED AFTER COLLISION IN BAY; GLASGOW FOR DROGHEDA
a b d
1851ISABELLASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
a
1851PHOEBUSSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON BAR; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
a
1852ANNEFISHING SMACK - 20 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED 1 MILE NORTH OF NANNYWATER
a b c
1852ATLANTABELFAST SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
a
1852MINERVAGREENOCK BARQUE - 349 tonsPORTER, CUTLERY & GENERALNEAR LIGHTHOUSE; LIVERPOOL FOR BERBICE
a b c d
1852SWANSMACK - 30 tonsCOALFOUNDERED 2 MILES EAST-NORTH-EAST OF BAR; LIVERPOOL FOR DROGHEDA
a b
1853AGNESWHITEHAVEN BRIG - 146 tonsIRON OREOFF BENHEAD; WHITEHAVEN FOR DUBLIN
b d
1853CHATHAMLONDON FULL RIGGER - 538 tonsSALTNEAR LIGHTHOUSE; LIVERPOOL FOR SAVANNAH
b d
1853DOLORESBILBAO SCHOONER - 85 tonsBAGGED FLOURON BAR; BILBAO FOR LIVERPOOL
a b
1853HARMONYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
a
1853KATEGLOUCESTER SCHOONER - 69 tonsIRON1.5 MILES SOUTH OF BAR; GLOUCESTER FOR DUBLIN
a b
1854LADY ANNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED; POSSIBLY RE-FLOATED; FROM WORKINGTON
a
1854THOMAS MILLERBARQUE - 250 tonsSALTON NORTH SIDE OF BAR; LIVERPOOL FOR SHIELDS
a b c
1855MONASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED AT SOUTH BULL; POSSIBLY STRANDED; FROM MARYPORT
a
1858EARL SPENCERSCHOONER - 57 tonsCOALAT BAR,
a b d
1858MARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWRECK ON BAR; FROM BALBRIGGAN
a
1859UNKNOWNSCHOONERUNKNOWNAT LAYTOWN
a
1861AGNESPRESTON SCHOONERUNKNOWNOFF,
a
1862MINERVAWORKINGTON BRIGCOALSTRANDED & WRECKED AT SOUTH BULL STRAND; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
1863UNKNOWNSMACKUNKNOWNFOUNDERED OFF,
b
1864MARIAMILFORD SCHOONERUNKNOWNNORTH BULL WALL OF BOYNE
a b d
 
 
DROGHEDA continued..
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1867MARYMILFORD SCHOONERSALTWALL AT DROGHEDA BAR; RUNCORN FOR DUBLIN
a b d
1869ENGLISHMANBRIGUNKNOWNSOUTH BULL; BOYNE ESTUARY
a d
1870RICHARD COBDENLIVERPOOL BARQUEUNKNOWNNORTH BULL; BOYNE ESTUARY
a b d
1873AGENORIALARGE SAIL VESSELWHEATNEAR LONGSHIPS; FALMOUTH FOR DUBLIN
a
1873JAMESCARNARVON SCHOONER - 70 tonsUNKNOWNPOSSIBLY SALVAGED
a
1873UNKNOWNLARGE SCHOONERUNKNOWNAT LAYTOWN STRAND; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
a
1873WILSONWHITEHAVEN SCHOONER - 117 tonsUNKNOWNAT NORTH BULL; BOYNE ESTUARY
a
1877DELIGHTWHITEHAVEN BRIGANTINE - 119 tonsCOALAT NORTH BULL, WORKINGTON FOR DUBLIN
a b d
1877EAGLEARKLOW SMACK - 12 tonsBALLAST0.5 MILES NORTH OF LAYTOWN COASTGUARD STATION
a b e
1877FRIASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONEa
1877SISTERSSUNDERLAND BARQUE - 354 tons 600 TONS MAIZE1.5 MILES SOUTH-SOUTH-EAST OF BAR; BALTIMORE FOR DROGHEDA
a b d
1878FRANCES & MARYDROGHEDA BRIG - 84 tonsCOALON BAR; AYR FOR DROGHEDA
a b d
1878THORNSMACKSLATESNEAR,
a
1878TOMCHESTER SLOOP - 45 tons84 TONS ROOFING SLATES3 MILES OFF BAR; BANGOR FOR DUBLIN
a b
1880TARTERDANDY - 30 tonsBALLASTON BAR,
a
1881JOHN GREENEDROGHEDA SCHOONER - 131 tonsCOALON SOUTH BULL; ARDROSSAN FOR DROGHEDA
a b
1882TROUBADOURLIVERPOOL IRON STEAMSHIP - 272tonsCOALAT BAR; GARSTON FOR DROGHEDA
a b d
1884ANNADROGHEDA BRIG - 76 tonsCOALON BAR; ARDROSSAN FOR DUBLIN
a b d
1889METADANDY - 24 tonsBALLASTAT LAYTOWN
a
1890LAYTOWNDUBLIN DANDY - 24 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR LAYTOWN; FROM BALBRIGGAN
b
1892LOUISA JANEDUBLIN SCHOONER - 78 tonsSALTAT ENTRANCE OF; CARRICKFERGUS FOR DUBLIN
a b d
1940J. & M. GARRATTCHESTER SCHOONER - 104 tons160 TONS OF FIRE BRICKS & ROOFING TILESSTRANDED & CAUGHT FIRE NEAR; CARGO SALVAGED; CHESTER FOR DROGHEDA
b
 
 
SOURCE PUBLICATIONS:
a
"Irish Wrecks Database"
by
Roy Stokes & Liam Dowling
b
"Shipwreck Index of Ireland"
by
Richard & Bridget Larn
Lloyd's Register - Fairplay Ltd 2002 - ISBN: 1900839970
c
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 932 - 1997"
by
Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 1998 - ISBN: 0952302713
d
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 1105 - 1993"
by
Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 1994 - ISBN: 0952302705
e
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 1582 - 2000"
by
Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 2000 - ISBN: 0952302721
 
 
OTHER SOURCES:
1
Jim Campbell
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via Email (2007)
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