Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Eugenie   British  Valentia Co Kerry  1857 

Eugenie : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder Built at Shaldon , Devon 
Port Whitehaven  Build Date 1826 
Official No 26823  Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 1826 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style Brig  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location N.W. point of Beginish Valentia Co Kerry 
Date Lost 10/12/1857  Captain D . Coffee 
Cause Driven Ashore  Crew Lost  
Position 51.56 N / 10.18 W  Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History
Cahirciveen Dec.10.

The Eugenie, Coffey, master of Whitehaven from Rio Grande to Queenstown or Falmouth laden with hides and horns. In making for Valentia yesterday was driven on a reef of rocks on the N.W. point of Begnis and is breaking up. There is no prospect of saving the cargo unless it is washed on shore.

The Morning Chronicle (London, England), Saturday, December 12, 1857

 
Record Created on  20/03/2009
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