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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Jessie McLeod   Canadian  Kerry Head Co Kerry  1879 

Jessie McLeod : 
Owner A . McLeod 
Flag Canadian  Builder Vernon River P. E. I 
Port Charlottetown  Build Date 1876 
Official No 74195  Material Mixed Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 148 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions 91 | 24 | 10
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style Brigantine  
Super Structure
Wreck Location 2 miles off Kerry Head Co Kerry 
Date Lost 27/02/1879  Captain D. McIver 
Cause Abandoned at sea  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
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A fore and aft schooner bottom uppermost was brought into Kilrush on the 27th February and is said to be the Jessie M`Leod. Rigging and part of decks gone. She has about 300 deals on board, and will it is expected, be towed to Limerick by a steamer. The Jessie M'Leod sailed from Charlotte Town Prince Edward Islands, on 13th December last for Queenstown.

Glasgow Herald , Saturday, March 1, 1879

Ref : Lloyd's Register of American and Foreign Shipping 1879

Record Created on  16/11/2008
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