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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Peggy   British  Shannon Estuary Co Kerry  1790 

Peggy : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder Built in Glasgow 
Port Greenock  Build Date 1780 
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 77 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo  Rigging Style Sloop  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location Beal Bar Shannon Estuary Co Kerry 
Date Lost 18/12/1790  Captain Campbell 
Cause Sank  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History
The PEGGY, CAMPBELL of and for Greenock, which had just compleated its lading of butter and oatmeal, at this port, was lost in a gale of wind, on the 18inst, off Beal Bar and melancholy to relate every soul went with her to the bottom.
The World London, Thursday, December 30, 1790

The Peggy Campbell from Limerick to Greenock is lost in Limerick River.

Lloyd's List Friday 31, 1790 issue 2260
 
Record Created on  26/05/2009
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