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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Hector   British  Arklow Banks off Wicklow  1812 

Hector : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder Built at Whitehaven 
Port Whitehaven  Build Date 1767 
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 67 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style Brig  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Arklow Banks off Wicklow 
Date Lost 01/07/1812  Captain H Belle 
Cause Ran aground  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

On Friday morning last, a number of cars laden with wines, recovered by Major Swan and Michael Murphy Esq, Agent for the Royal Exchange Insurance Company of London, part of the cargo of the ship Hector lately wrecked off Arklow Banks, were sent under a strong escort of the Military, to the King's Stores, Wexford

Limerick General Advertiser July 1812

 
Record Created on  16/11/2008
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