|Total Records: 1|
|George||British||Bangor Bay Co Down||1867|
|Owner||John Dunlop, Millport, Bute .|
|Flag||British||Builder||Built at Anstruther|
|Port||Port Glasgow||Build Date||1836|
|Tonnage nrt/grt||37 nrt /|
|Ship type||Sail Vessel||Dimensions||| ||
|Ships Role||Cargo||Rigging Style||Schooner|
|Wreck Location||Pickie Rock Bangor Bay Co Down|
|Cause||Driven Ashore||Crew Lost|
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The Schooner George of Ardrossan for Runcorn with Pig Iron went ashore near the Pickie Rock in Bangor Bay on Tuesday night last and will probably become a wreck, crew saved.
Belfast News-Letter, Thursday, January 3, 1867.
WRECK AT BANGOR.
Yesterday at high water the Schooner George of Ardrossan which ran on the rocks in Bangor Bay last week became a total wreck. There was a very heavy sea from the Eastward at the time which smashed the Schooner in a few minutes. The steamboat wharf was also considerably injured owing to the heavy sea which was running during the day.
Belfast News-Letter,Thursday, January 10,1867.
|Record Created on 26/11/2010|
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