Co. Cork Wreck List "D"
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Vessel Type:

Armed Steamer

Location:Co. Cork
Date of Loss:7th April 1917Place:10 miles South West of Fastnet Rock
Cause of Loss:Torpedoed & sunk by U-Boat U-87Last known position:51° 19' 48" North x 09° 48' 00" West*

S.S. Seang Choon

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Source Publications:
"Dictionary of Disasters at Sea during the Age of Steam 1824 - 1962"
Charles Hocking
London Stamp Exchange 1989 - ISBN: 0948130474
"Irish Wrecks Database"
Roy Stokes & Liam Dowling
"Shipwreck Index of Ireland"
Richard & Bridget Larn
Lloyd's Register - Fairplay Ltd 2002 - ISBN: 1900839970
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 932 - 1997"
Dr. Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 1998 - ISBN: 0952302713
Other Sources:
*source - Geological Survey of Ireland
Internet (2020)
Co. Cork Wreck List "D"

Last update - 19-Nov-2020

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