Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Dale   British  Killough Bay Co Down   1835 

Dale : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder Samuel Nicholson Whitehaven 
Port Maryport  Build Date 1804 
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 156 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style Brig  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location Water Rocks Killough Bay Co Down  
Date Lost 02/11/1835  Captain Dickson 
Cause Wrecked  Crew Lost
Position 54.14 N / 05.37 W  Passengers Lost 
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History

Shipwrecks. -- A letter from Killough dated 6th Nov to Thomas O Folingsby Esq of Belfast says --
On Tuesday night the Brig Dale of Maryport Dickson master struck the water rock entrance of this harbour and was knocked to pieces and all on board considered to be eleven including the masters wife and daughter perished.

Caledonian Mercury (Edinburgh), Thursday. November 12 1835

 
Record Created on  05/12/2008
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