Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Columbus   British  Howth Co Dublin  1797 

Columbus : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder  
Port Liverpool  Build Date  
Official No   Material Wooden 
    Tonnage nrt/grt  
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo  Rigging Style Sloop  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location Off shore Howth Co Dublin 
Date Lost 29/09/1797  Captain John Parry 
Cause Sank at Sea  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
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History

The Sloop Columbus, John Parry from Liverpool with coals for Cork foundered at sea on Tuesday last about twelve o'clock at night within about six leagues from Howth the crew after being eighteen hours in the boat got safe to Dublin and returned yesterday from thence by the Dartmouth Packet to Liverpool

Craftsman Weekly Journal,London,Saturday, September 9,1797
 
Record Created on  09/08/2009
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