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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Charger   British  Seven Hogs Tralee Co Kerry  1890 

Charger : 
Owner Thomas S. Dixon, 133 Corporation Street Belfast. 
Flag British  Builder J.T.Smith St John, New Brunswick 
Port Belfast  Build Date 1856 
Official No 35098  Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 969 / 1041 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions 174.5 | 37.7 | 22.6
Ships Role  Cargo Vessel  Rigging Style Barque  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Seven Hogs Tralee Co Kerry 
Date Lost 14/11/1890  Captain  
Cause Abandoned  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
Google Map Location
 
 
History

SHIPPING CASUALTIES.

LOSS OF A BARQUE IN THE ATLANTIC.

News reached Belfast yesterday of the loss of the Barque Charger during the recent gales in the Atlantic. The mate and crew were saved by the steamer City of London. The Charger was bound from Dalhousie for Belfast with deals.

The Dundee Courier & Argus, Tuesday, November 18, 1890

Charger - Tralee, Nov 25: Charger of Belfast is the vessel ashore at Seven Hogs, timber laden. Can salve cargo and greater part of vessel's gear.

Liverpool Mercury etc, Thursday, November 27, 1890
 
Record Created on  18/04/2011
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