Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Tenasserim   British  Arklow Bank Co Wicklow  1865 

Tenasserim : 
Owner Brocklebank Bransty 
Flag British  Builder Thos. Brocklebank , Whitehaven 
Port Liverpool  Build Date 1861 
Official No 44139  Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 1002 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions 195 | 35.2 | 22.6
Ships Role  Cargo Ship  Rigging Style Full Rigged  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Arklow Bank Co Wicklow 
Date Lost 25/12/1865  Captain Capt.J.Howson 
Cause Ran aground  Crew Lost
Position 52.47 N / 05.56 W  Passengers Lost   
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History

DUBLIN Dec. 17.- The vessel reported by telegraph on the Arklow banks is the Tenasserim bound to Calcutta with a general cargo. She is under water and one report says is breaking up but another says she holds together still; the fore and mizen masts are still standing. The master and thirty three of the crew have been taken into Arklow by the lifeboat of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution which took them from off the foretopsail yard: two men and a boy lost. She went ashore 25th Dec.

Caledonian Mercury Saturday December 30 1865

 
Record Created on  12/09/2008
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