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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Raven   British  Rathlin Island Co Antrim  1847 

Raven : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder  
Port Limerick  Build Date  
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt  
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo  Rigging Style Schooner  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location East side of Rathlin Island Co Antrim 
Date Lost 23/01/1847  Captain  
Cause Wrecked  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
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History

A correspondent of the Belfast Commercial Chronicle states that the schooner Raven, of Limerick, was lost on the east side of Rathlin Island on the 22d of January, during a snow storm. The crew. with the utmost difficulty, saved their lives, with the loss of everything except the clothes which they wore. She was bound from Ardrossan to Limerick with upwards of 240 tons.

Freeman's Journal (Dublin, Ireland), Monday, February 1, 1847
 
Record Created on  02/02/2009
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