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Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Petrel   British  Old Head of Kinsale Co Cork  1897 

Petrel : 
Owner James Fisher of Barrow 
Flag British  Builder Built at Kingston , Moray 
Port Wexford  Build Date 1865 
Official No 54532  Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 84 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions 77.0 | 20.6 | 8.5
Ships Role  Coaster  Rigging Style Schooner  2 Masts & 1 Deck
Super Structure
Wreck Location Black Head Old Head of Kinsale Co Cork 
Date Lost 26/02/1897  Captain Capt. T.Garratt 
Cause Stranded  Crew Lost  
Position 51.37 N / 08.31 W  Passengers Lost   
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The Schooner Petrel, of Cork stranded on rocks off Old Head of Kinsale County Cork is lying half submerged will probably become a total wreck.

The Belfast News-Letter, Saturday, February 27, 1897
Record Created on  25/09/2008
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