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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Jane   British  Mizen Head Co Cork  1852 

Jane : 
Owner Owner Reoch & Co 
Flag British  Builder Built in Southampton 
Port London  Build Date 1845 
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 307 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo Vessel  Rigging Style Barque  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location 120 West Of Mizen Head Co Cork 
Date Lost 25/04/1852  Captain J. Stiers 
Cause Collision  Crew Lost
Position 61:00 N / 13:00 W   Passengers Lost   
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History

Liverpool April 30. The Jane , Steers of and for London from Boston was run into by a ship on the 25th April at one o'clock, a.m., and went down in about twenty minutes. Seven hands lost Master and six hands were picked up by the Ontario from Glasgow at eight o'clock, a.m, and subsequently put on board the John S.de Wolff arrived here.

The Belfast News-Letter, Monday, May 3, 1852

Liverpool May 22. Jane, Steers. A writing desk was picked up near Cape Clear on the 18th inst containing sundry papers respecting the barque Jane, Steers, from Boston to London. which was abandoned on the 25th April in lat 51. lon.13, after being in contact with a ship name unknown. The captain and six hands arrived here on April 30.

Daily News ( London ),Monday, May 24, 1852
 
Record Created on  18/01/2010
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