Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Roxane   British  Irelands Eye Co Dublin  1852 

Roxane : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder  
Port Sunderland  Build Date  
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 124 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Coaster  Rigging Style Schooner  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Irelands Eye Co Dublin 
Date Lost 19/05/1852  Captain T. A. Melmore 
Cause Ran Aground  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

Ireland Eye, N.E Side of got on shore on. Stress of weather. Sails blew away and the weather being thick got close to the shore before they saw it and were then unable to clear it. Charts correct, but no pilot on board. Ship fast breaking up. T. A. Melmore, Mr. Farmer, New Castle, Owr.

Admiralty Register of Wrecks 1852

Dublin May 19 - The Roxane, Melmore of Sunderland from Maryport for this port was driven on Irelands Eye this morning during a heavy gale and is fast breaking up. Crew saved.

The Newcastle Courant etc , Friday, May 8.1852
 
Record Created on  10/01/2010
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