Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
George   British  Larne harbour Co Antrim  1876 

George : 
Owner H Ferguston, Workington  
Flag British  Builder Built at Aberystwyth  
Port Workington  Build Date 1798 
Official No 8768  Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 87 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions 84.5 | 21.5 | 10.4
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style Brig  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location Sandy point , entrance to Larne harbour Co Antrim 
Date Lost 20/12/1876  Captain D James  
Cause Ran a Ground  Crew Lost  
Position 54.51 N / 05.47 W  Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

Belfast , Dec. 20 -- The George ( Schooner ) of Workington from Maryport to Drogheda with coals is ashore at Sandy Point, Larne and is likely to break up .Crew ashore.

Glasgow Herald , Thursday, December 21, 1876

 
Record Created on  22/11/2008
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