Wrecks List
Total Records: 1
Name Nationality Location Date Lost
Brothers   British  Skerries Bay  1888 

Brothers : 
Owner  
Flag British  Builder Henry Curry Maryport 
Port Whitehaven  Build Date 1786 
Official No 8625  Material Wood 
    Tonnage nrt/grt 133 
Ship type Sail Vessel  Dimensions  |  | 
Ships Role  Coaster  Rigging Style Brig  
Super Structure
 
Hull
 
Machinery
 
 
Wreck Location  Skerries Bay 
Date Lost 28/03/1888  Captain Captain Thwaites 
Cause Beached  Crew Lost  
Position 53.35 N / 06.06 W  Passengers Lost   
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History

A BRIGANTINE ASHORE AT SKERRIES.

Drogheda, Wednesday.

To-day at about noon the Brigantine Brothers of Workington Thwaites master coal laden bound to Drogheda was driven ashore at Skerries owing to the violence of the storm. The master and crew are save but the vessel is likely to go to pieces.

Freeman's Journal Dublin, Thursday, March 29, 1888
 
Record Created on  06/10/2008
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