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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Dove   British  Inisheer Aran Islands  1852 

Dove : 
Flag British  Builder Built at Nova Scota 
Port Beaumaris  Build Date 1845 
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 78 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Coaster  Rigging Style Brigantine  
Super Structure
Wreck Location Finnish Rocks Inisheer Aran Islands 
Date Lost 24/08/1852  Captain F. Hughes 
Cause Ran a Ground  Crew Lost  
Position 53.03.06 N / 09.29.58 W  Passengers Lost   
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The vessel Dove, of Beaumaris on her voyage from Galway to Dundalk having on board a cargo of kelp consigned to James Carroll Esq was totally wrecked off the Isle of Arran on the 24th ultimo captain and crew saved.

Freeman’s Journal.Thursday, September 2, 1852.

Galway August 26 The Schooner Dove, Hughes in going through the South Sound of Arran Island struck the finish Rock and shortly after sunk in deep water the crew all saved.

Hull Packet And East Riding Times (Hull England) Friday, September 3.1852.

Record Created on  24/02/2009
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