Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Sylph   British  Off Gally Head Co Cork  1867 

Sylph : 
Owner Jabez Peters Falmouth  
Flag British  Builder Built at Cardiff 
Port Falmouth  Build Date 1836 
Official No 48927  Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 81 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions 61.5 | 17.5 | 
Ships Role  Coaster  Rigging Style Schooner  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Off Gally Head Co Cork 
Date Lost 20/03/1867  Captain Peters 
Cause Abandoned  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
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History

The Schooner, Sylph, Peters, of Falmouth, from Garston for Totnes, with coals, was abandoned on the 19th inst., in lat.51 N., long. 9 W., with water nearly up to the cabin floor; crew saved by the Amphion which arrived here yesterday from New Orleans

The Standard, London, Wednesday,March 27, 1867
 
Record Created on  25/06/2011
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