Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Quebra   British  Great Blasket Island Co Kerry  1916 

Quebra : 
Owner Mercantile Steamship Co Ltd London 
Flag British  Builder W Gray & Son W Hartlepool 
Port London  Build Date 1912 
Official No 132673  Material Steel 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 4538 
Ship type Steam Ship  Dimensions 377 | 53.6 | 27
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style   
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Great Blasket Island Co Kerry 
Date Lost 23/08/1916  Captain  
Cause Ran aground  Crew Lost  
Position 52.05 N / 10.32 W  Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

Ventry, Dingle Bay. Aug. 23 Steamer Quebra struck rocks west of Big Blasket Island. Vessel foundered Thirty four of the crew landed here. Captain and two of the crew missing in a small boat.

The Times, Thursday, Aug 24, 1916
 
Record Created on  01/12/2008
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