Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Isle Of Arran   British  Off Shore Co Cork  1917 

Isle Of Arran : 
Owner Isle of Arran Shipping Co .W Jeffrey 
Flag British  Builder Russell & Co Port Glasgow 
Port Glasgow  Build Date 1892 
Official No 99844  Material Steel 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 1918 / 1773 / 1759 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions 263.3 | 39 | 23
Ships Role  Cargo  Rigging Style Barque  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location 100 Miles South Off Shore Co Cork 
Date Lost 02/02/1917  Captain  
Cause Scuttled by UC-46  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

The British steel ship ISLE OF ARRAN previously reported lost was sunk by a German submarine on February 2. The Captain, Steward, Second Mate and nine of the crew were landed. Two of the crew were injured by shell fire.

The Times, Tuesday, Feb 06, 1917,

Scuttled by UC-46 100 miles South of the Co Cork Coast

Barque Isle Of Arran Permission of James Lister

Photograph By Kind Permission of James Lister whose Father sailed on the Isle Of Arran in 1901 as an apprentice.

 
Record Created on  19/07/2009
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