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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Salvediction   French  County Clare  1782 

Salvediction : 
Flag French  Builder  
Port   Build Date  
Official No   Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt  
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Privateer  Rigging Style   
Super Structure
Wreck Location Mouth of the river Shannon County Clare 
Date Lost 22/06/1782  Captain  
Cause Foundered  Crew Lost  
Position   Passengers Lost   
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A French privateer, called Salvediction, of 18 guns, nine and 12 pounders, lately fitted out at Havre de Grace, was lost on the coast of Ireland; near the mouth of the river Shannon, in a storm of thunder, lightning, wind, and rain, and all the crew ware drowned, except five men, who got on shore on same old pieces of masts, which lay upon the deck.

London Chronicle, June 22, 1782

Record Created on  22/10/2013
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