Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Mary   British  Bangor Bay Co Down  1852 

Mary : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder  
Port Ipswitch  Build Date  
Official No   Material wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 93 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role    Rigging Style Schooner  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Bangor Bay Co Down 
Date Lost 09/01/1852  Captain Catchpole 
Cause Driven Ashore  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

- Lying at anchor in the Roads. Sudden shift of wind washed away her rudder and sternpost obliged to slip her cables, and driven ashore on the rocks to save the crew, the vessel being in a sinking state. Catchpole, mr.

Admiralty Register of Wrecks 1852

THE HONORARY AGENT at this Port to the Shipwrecked Fishermen and Mariner's Society forwarded home by railway and also furnished them with money for subsistence on the way Charles Lucas and James Florey seamen late of the schooner Mary of Ipswich lost on the 9th instant at Bangor County of Down and arrived here on Tuesday morning by the Irish packet.

The Preston Guardian, Saturday, January 17, 1852
 
Record Created on  10/09/2009
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