Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Alexander   British  Valentia Co Kerry  1849 

Alexander : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder Built at Cape Breton Nova Scotia 
Port Grangemouth  Build Date 1844 
Official No   Material Hackmatack 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 85 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style Schooner  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location Beginish Valentia Co Kerry 
Date Lost 22/01/1849  Captain Leighton 
Cause Driven Ashore  Crew Lost  
Position 51.56 N / 10.18 W  Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

Cahirciveen, January 23.- The Alexander , Leighton from Oporto to Cork, with Maise got on shore at Begnis Island Valentia harbour 22 inst , during a gale and is likely to become a wreck crew saved.

Lloyds list January 1849
 
Record Created on  22/03/2009
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