Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Ann   British  Tralee Co Kerry  1833 

Ann : 
Owner Barker & Co 
Flag British  Builder William Bowes & Co. Whitehaven 
Port Whitehaven  Build Date 1815 
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 149 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style Brig  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location Ballyheigue Bay Tralee Co Kerry 
Date Lost 01/02/1833  Captain Prendergast 
Cause Ran aground  Crew Lost
Position 52.22 N / 09.51 W  Passengers Lost   
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History

Tralee Feb.10 __ During the heavy gale of Saturday night the Ann of Whitehaven was observed to be in distress by the waterguards stationed at Ballyhigue. Three of her men had been washed overboard, and in approaching the bay, the mast and yards were carried off by the board, together with four more of the crew, one of whom was saved by Griffin, of the coast guard. The vessel is a total wreck the bodies of the captain and two of the the crew have been washed on shore.

The Belfast news Letter Tuesday , February 19, 1833

 
Record Created on  27/08/2008
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