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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Lonsdale   British  Loop Head Co Clare  1818 

Lonsdale : 
Owner R. Simpson and Co. 
Flag British  Builder Built at Whitehaven 
Port Saltcoats  Build Date 1781 
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 185 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style Brig  
Super Structure
Wreck Location  Loop Head Co Clare 
Date Lost 08/02/1818  Captain  
Cause Foundered at Sea  Crew Lost  
Position 52.33 N / 09.56  Passengers Lost   
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The Lonsdale of Saltcoats from Limerick to Greenock sprung a leak on the 8th inst near Loophead and sank. Crew saved by Margaret, Boyd , arrived in the Clyde from Limerick.

Lloyds Marine List -- Feb. 17 1818

Record Created on  16/09/2008
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