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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Ann Falcon   British  Malin Head Co Donegal  1852 

Ann Falcon : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder  
Port Workington  Build Date  
Official No   Material wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 108 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo Vessel  Rigging Style Brigantine  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Malin Head Co Donegal 
Date Lost 17/02/1852  Captain W.M'Fall 
Cause Driven Ashore  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

Drove ashore on the Isle of Dough near, in a gale of wind and went to pieces while running up channel to make Instralal Island made Malin Head instead, obliged to wear and run for Tranbeague Bay when just clear over the bar in mid channel sea struck her and broke tiller and consequently they lost all command over vessel and in six minutes she struck and bilged. W.M'Fall, Mr.; Alexander & Falcon, owrs., Workington.

Voyage Limerick to Glasgow with Oats

Admiralty Register of Wrecks 1852

This Ann Falcon was a 108-T Brigantine built in 1841, 6 crew, Registered in Workington owned by Alexander & Falcon

This may be a case of mistaken identity, The Ann Falcon Registered in Workington and owned by Alexander & Falcon, was a 265 Ton Barque built in 1844 estimated crew of 25 and on the 17th Januaruy she was in Liverpool unloading a Cargo from Jamaica long time Master was Bowness, This Ann Falcon was Registered up to 1880.

 
Record Created on  04/04/2010
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