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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Tampico   British  Aughris Head Co Sligo  1843 

Tampico : 
Owner Brocklebank Line 
Flag British  Builder Thos. Brocklebank , Whitehaven 
Port Whitehaven  Build Date 1843 
Official No   Material  
    Tonnage nrt/grt 129 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions 76.9 | 19.1 | 11.9
Ships Role  Cargo Vessel  Rigging Style Brig  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location Poll Gorm near Aughris Head Co Sligo 
Date Lost 05/01/1843  Captain Capt.John Winder 
Cause Wrecked  Crew Lost
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

Lloyds List, Thursday, 12th January, 1843 (col.6).

"SLIGO, 9th Jan.- The Tampico, Greggs, from Limerick to Glasson Dock, struck on a rock in this Bay, during the night of the 5th inst., and became a total wreck; four of the crew drowned, the Master and two men saved."

 
Record Created on  12/09/2008
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