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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
St Helena   U S A  Galley Head Co Cork  1867 

St Helena : Saint Helena
Owner  
Flag U S A  Builder Built at Bath, Maine. 
Port   Build Date 1858 
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 949 nrt / 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions 169 ft | 36 ft | 23 ft
Ships Role  Cargo  Rigging Style Ship  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Galley Head Co Cork 
Date Lost 07/01/1867  Captain  
Cause Wrecked  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

The only clue to the vessel lost off 'Galley Head 7th Jan are the following articles :- A parchment cover of a cargo book found near the place where she struck endorsed "St.Helena, Captain Springer, Callao, 1861 a small piece of wood branded "P. Loopuyl and Co." and a white linen handkerchief with E Villmar No 18 worked in the corner in French embroidery. The vessel was apparently about 300 tons.

Liverpool Mercury etc, England), Monday, January 21
 
Record Created on  14/12/2010
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