|Total Records: 1|
|Audacious||British||Tory Island Co Donegal||1914|
|Owner||British Royal Navy|
|Flag||British||Builder||Cammell Laird Birkenhead|
|Ship type||Battleship||Dimensions||598 | 89 | 28|
|Ships Role||Warship||Rigging Style|
|Wreck Location||18 nm north of Tory Island Co Donegal|
|Position||55.35 N / 08.14 W||Passengers Lost|
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HMS Audacious was part of the Second Battle Squadron of the British Grand Fleet on exercises off the north west coast of Ireland.
RMS Olympic and HMS Liverpool attemted to tow the ship back to Lough Swilly but the tow lines snapped time and again in heavy seas.The Audacious was abandoned and sank with no loss of life.
|Record Created on 21/08/2008|
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