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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
William Penn     Mizen Head Co Cork  1848 

William Penn : 
Owner  
Flag   Builder  
Port   Build Date  
Official No   Material  
    Tonnage nrt/grt  
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role    Rigging Style   
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location Dunlough Bay  Mizen Head Co Cork 
Date Lost 25/09/1848  Captain Read 
Cause Ran aground in fog  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

Ship William Penn, of St.John, New Brunswick, for Greenock laden with timber ran ashore 25th ult in fog in Dunlough Bay coast of Cork and following night became complete wreck crew amounting to 27 saved them selves by means of ladder rested against side of cliff.

Jackson's Oxford Journal (Oxford, England), Saturday, September 9, 1848
 
Record Created on  26/05/2009
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