Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Statira   American  Shannon Estuary  1862 

Statira : 
Owner  
Flag American  Builder Built at Mattapoisett Mass- USA 
Port New Bedford   Build Date 1826 
Official No   Material Oak 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 346 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Cargo  Rigging Style Barque  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location Fergus Estuary Shannon Estuary 
Date Lost 23/01/1862  Captain Bourne 
Cause Ran Aground  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

Limerick, Wednesday.- The American Barque Statira, Bourne which arrived in this river on the 23rd with coal from Troon has since gone ashore at the entrance of Clare River, and fills with the tide.

Liverpool Mercury etc , Thursday, January 30, 1862

Statira, Bourne from Troon ashore at the entrance of Clare River is a total wreck.

Glasgow Herald Monday February 3 1862
 
Record Created on  04/06/2010
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