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Year of Loss within alphabetic Location (111)

 
Ballintoy to Torr Head

 

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BALLINTOY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1852
HERMANANTWERP GALLIOTBARKAT WHITE PARK STRAND; ANTWERP FOR DERRY
d
1910
FLEETWOOD STEEL TRAWLER - 214 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED IN LARRYBONE BAY; LIES IN 20m
b d g

1912

YSOLTCORK STEAMER - 7 tonsBALLASTCAUGHT FIRE IN HARBOUR; PROBABLY SALVAGED; RATHLIN FOR BALLINTOY
d
 
 
BALLYCASTLE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1755
INDUSTRYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
b d e
1763
FRIENDS GOODWILLSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNBRISTOL FOR DERRY; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; COULD BE 1783
b d e
1782
NANCYSLOOPPASSENGERS, YARN, BEEF, BUTTER & HIDESSTRANDED NEAR; PORTRUSH FOR LIVERPOOL
b d g
1787
NEPTUNEFULL RIGGED WHALING VESSEL - 400 tonsUNKNOWNIN BAY; LIVERPOOL FOR DERRY
b d f
1790
ANNLARNE SLOOPUNKNOWNOFF THE SALTPANS
b g
1794GRANARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNALICANTE FOR NEWRY
b
1794
HOPEDYSART BRIG - 61 tonsUNKNOWNCARGO PART SALVAGED; ALICANTE FOR NEWRY
b d e
1794
THOMASFULL RIGGED - 204 tonsUNKNOWNNEAR; CORK FOR ST. KITTS
d
1806MORNING STARSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED; POSSIBLY RE-FLOATED; DANZIG FOR L'DERRY
b
1820
HELENASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; BOUND FOR DUBLIN
d e
1824
FAMESCHOONER - 131 tonsUNKNOWNIN BAY; CARGO SALVAGED; WICK FOR NEWRY
b d e
1832HOPESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRUCK ROCKS; GLASGOW FOR LIMERICK
b f
1841
PERSEVERANCEBRIGUNKNOWNQUEBEC FOR LARNE
b g
1857
BLONDESMACKUNKNOWNBELFAST FOR RATHMULLAN
b g
1878
MYRTLELIVERPOOL IRON STEAMER - 159 tonsPOTATOES & MANURE POSSIBLY SALVAGED; PORTRUSH FOR LIVERPOOL
b d g
1890
FLEETWINGDUNGANNON CUTTER - 6 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS AND DROVE ASHORE & WRECKED
d
1891CLARISSASAIL VESSEL - 18 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED NEAR; POSSIBLY REFLOATED
-
1898
PRIMROSEBALLYCASTLE CUTTER - 2 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS
d
1902
STARLINGGRIMSBY IRON STEAM TRAWLER - 181 tonsBALLASTAT HARBOUR; PARTLY SALVAGED
b d e
1911
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DERRY STEAM COASTER - 386 tonsCOAL300YDS FROM HARBOUR; LIES IN 26m; ELLESMERE PORT FOR DERRY
b d e g i j
 
 
BENBANE HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargo

Comments

Ref.

1915

HYDROHULL STEAMER - 1,228 tonsGENERAL, COTTON & RUBBERCAPSIZED 8.5 MILES NORTH-NORTH-WEST OF; LIVERPOOL FOR TRONDHEIM
b d
 
 
BENGORE HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargo

Comments

Ref.

1877

JAMES ANNANDCOLERAINE BRIGANTINE - 73 tonsCOALFOUNDERED OFF; IRVINE FOR PORTRUSH
b d g
 
 
BUSH MOUTH
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1887

ROYAL STANDARDBRIDGEWATER KETCH - 81 tonsBAGGED CEMENTNEAR GIANT'S CAUSEWAY; NEWPORT, ISLE OF WIGHT FOR DERRY
b d g
 
 
BUSHFOOT
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1847RELIANCEBRIDGEWATER BARQUEUNKNOWNNONE
b g
1879THOMAS GRAHAMDUMFRIES SCHOONERUNKNOWNEAST END OF SKERRIES; DUMFRIES VESSEL
b g
 
 
CARRICKMORE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1881

FAWCETTMARYPORT BARQUE - 239 tonsCOALSTRANDED & WRECKED; MARYPORT FOR DERRY
b d g
 
 
CAUSEWAY COAST
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1588
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GALLEASSSOLDIERS & GOLDPORT NA SPANIAGH IN 6m
b d e g h
1823
JANEGLASGOW SLOOPSACKS & HERRINGPORT NA SPANIAGH
b d g
1824
ABRAHAM & ANNBERWICK SLOOPGRAINGIANT'S CAUSEWAY
b d f
1839
DILIGENCE H.M.S. REVENUE CUTTERBALLASTGIANT'S CAUSEWAY; GLENARM FOR DONEGAL
a b d e g
1882
PETRELGLASGOW IRON PADDLE STEAMER - 193 tonsGENERAL & PASSENGERSNORTH SIDE OF BLACK ROCK; DERRY FOR GLASGOW
b d
 
 
DUNAFF HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1850

MARSBALLYCASTLE SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNMURLOUGH BAY FOR DERRY
d e
 
 
DUNLUCE CASTLE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1821
MARYDROGHEDA SLOOPUNKNOWNOFF
b d e

1842

UNKNOWN x 2SCHOONERS UNKNOWNOFF
b f
 
 
FAIR HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1832
HOPESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNGLASGOW FOR LIMERICK
d
1884
MARGARET ALLENGREENOCK SCHOONER - 124 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED; CO. GALWAY FOR ARDROSSAN
d
1915
GLENBOWLIVERPOOL STEEL STEAMER - 159 tonsBALLASTON REEF 0.5 MILES WEST OF; LARNE FOR BALLYCASTLE
d e
1915
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COASTER - 144 tonsCOALOWNED BY BALLYCASTLE SHIPPING CO.; LIES IN 5m
b i
1918
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U.S. STEAM TANKER - 5,318 tons2,000,000 GALLONS FUEL OILTORPEDOED BY U-19, 0.5 MILES NORTH OF; LIES IN 60m; USA FOR THE CLYDE
a b d e g i j
 
 
GARRON POINT
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1840
CONDUCTORCOASTERSTONENONE
-
1852
SUCCESSCOASTERHEAVY STONESNONE
d
1852
THOMAS & MARYBELFAST SLOOP - 60 tonsGENERALFOUNDERED; GLASGOW FOR BELFAST
d g
1874
TORRANCEBRIGCOALIRVINE FOR BELFAST
g
 
 
GREENCASTLE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1915

BARBARA MOIRSCHOONERBURNT ORE0.5 MILES FROM RAIL STATION
-
 
 
PORT BALLINTRAE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1823
ENDEAVOURARBROATH SLOOPGRAINSLIGO FOR GLASGOW
b d g
1897
MEEVE ROEPORTBALLINTRAE CUTTER - 4 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED AFTER BREAKING FROM MOORINGS
d

1898

VICTORIAPORT BALLINTRAE SAIL VESSEL - 2 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED ON WILLIES POINT
d
 
 
PORTCOON
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1846
ISABELLA & ANNSTOCKTON SAIL VESSELTIMBERSTOCKTON FOR PORTCOOL BAY
b d g

1890

WILLIAM & MARYCARLISLE SCHOONER - 60 tonsCOALFOUNDERED AT PORTCOON; MARYPORT FOR LETTERKENNY
b d g
 
 
PORTRUSH
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1744
JANESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED; DUBLIN FOR LONDONDERRY
b d f
1744
MARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED; DUBLIN FOR LONDONDERRY
b d f
1774
RICHARDSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNBORDEAUX FOR DUBLIN
b d e
1807
ANNA MARIESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIVERPOOL FOR WESTPORT
d
1812
BADGERBRIG - 101 tonsUNKNOWNSTRUCK ROCKS IN BAY; BOUND LIVERPOOL
b d e
1825
WILLIAM HOEGSTRANGFORD SCHOONERGRAINNEAR; TRONDHEIM FOR BELFAST
b d e g
1828
PSYCHEBRIGCOALNONE
b g
1844
ALERTDONAGHADEE SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF SHORE
b d f
1856
STRANGFORDSCHOONERUNKNOWNAT SOUTH PIER; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b g
1865
ENERGYBELFAST SCHOONERUNKNOWNOFF EAST STRAND; POSSIBLY SALVAGED,
b d
1867VITRIUSMARYPORT SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
b
1872AMANDACOLERAINE SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
b
1906
SARDGLASGOW STEAMER - 480 tonsMANURE2 MILES WEST OF; LONDON FOR COLERAINE
b d g
1922
TAFFSOUTHAMPTON STEAMER - 204 tonsGENERALSTRUCK WEST PIER OF HARBOUR; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; GLASGOW FOR COLERAINE
c d g
1927
LONSDALEWHITEHAVEN STEAMER - 236 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; PORTRUSH FOR WHITEHAVEN
d
1930
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BELFAST IRON STEAMER - 208 tonsBALLASTSANK UNDER TOW 1 MILE OFF; PORTSTEWART FOR PORTRUSH; LIES IN 28m
b c e g
1935
MALAGASTEAM TRAWLERFISHOFF,
-
 
 
PORTSTEWART
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1856
GEORGE A. HOPELYCHARLESTON FULL RIGGER - 549 tonsCLOTH & RUMAT BALLYAGHTERON STRAND
d
1884
NOKOMISDERRY IRON BARQUE - 881 tonsBALLASTAT BLACK ROCK; DERRY FOR BALTIMORE
d
1897
MARY B.DONEGAL FISHING SMACK - 8 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED AFTER COLLISION WITH "ORMUZ"; FROM MOVILLE
d

1897

ORMUZPORTSTEWART FISHING CUTTER - 7 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED AFTER COLLISION WITH "MARY B."; FROM PORTSTEWART
d
 
 
RAMORE HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1877

GO AHEADGREENOCK SCHOONER - 53 tonsBALLAST STRANDED & WRECKED; PORT ST. ELLEN FOR PORTRUSH
d
 
 
SKERRIES
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1832
EAGLEDERRY BRIGCOALGLASGOW FOR DERRY
b d
1857
HIGHLANDERMACDUFF SAILING SMACKUNKNOWNAT CASTLE ISLAND
b g
1863
PROVIDENCELONDON SCHOONER - 72 tonsCOALSKERRY ROADS; TROON FOR PORTRUSH
b d g
1864
DEVEREUXLONDON BARQUE - 425 tonsTIMBERAT WHITE ROCKS; QUEBEC FOR STRANGFORD
d
1868
JANEPORTRUSH BRIG - 99 tonsVEGETABLES & POTATOESWEST END OF; PORTRUSH FOR CARDIFF
b d g
1881
CHARLESMARYPORT BRIG - 165 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED; DERRY FOR MARYPORT
d
1882
HAPPY RETURNPADSTOW KETCH - 62 tonsCHINA CLAYAT SKERRY ROADS; TEIGNMOUTH FOR BALLYSHANNON
b d g
 
 
TORNAMONEY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1872
SHAMROCKWHITBY BARQUE - 365 tonsCOALARDROSSAN FOR ST. JAGO, CUBA
b g

1891

ELEANORSWEDISH BARQUECOALWENT ASHORE; GLASGOW FOR NEW BRUNSWICK
b
 
 
TORR HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1816
HELEN & AGNESSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT TORRS POINT???; LARNE FOR LIVERPOOL
d
1854
UNKNOWNSLOOPUNKNOWNSUNK IN COLLISION OFFSHORE
d
1915
SEILEREN
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NORWEGIAN 4 MASTED IRON BARQUE - 2,092 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED AFTER COLLISION 2 - 3 MILES OFFSHORE; GREENOCK FOR DELAWARE
d
1915
CLEMINTINAARMED STEAM YACHT2 x 6 POUNDER DECK GUNSCONFUSION EXISTS AS TO WHETHER THIS IS THE "CLEMINTINE" LYING IN CUSHENDUN BAY
b d
1916
GRATEFULADMIRALTY DRIFTER - 107 tons1 x 3 POUNDER DECK GUNDROVE ASHORE & WRECKED
b d
1917
MAJADANISH BARQUENTINE - 383 tonsCOAL2 MILES SOUTH OF; AT TOT COR POINT; GREENOCK FOR LISBON
b d g
1925
IRISHMANGLASGOW STEAMER - 216 tonsCOALSTRANDED & LOST AT TORCOR POINT; IRVINE FOR DERRY
b d
1955
SAINT RONAIGSTEAM COASTER - 504 tonsCOAL & SALTGARSTON FOR WESTPORT, MAYO
b g
 
 
UNKNOWN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1739WILLIAMSAIL VESSELEMIGRANTSON NORTH COAST
b f
1776
PLAIN DEALINGSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN NORTH CHANNEL; CORK FOR FALMOUTH
d
1799
ST. TAMANYLIVERPOOL BARQUE - 237 tonsUNKNOWNLIVERPOOL FOR SAVANNAH
d
1812
LEEWORKINGTON BRIG - 176 tonsUNKNOWNON ANTRIM COAST; POSSIBLY REFLOATED; WORKINGTON FOR NORTH AMERICA
d
1834
ISABELLASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFOUNDERED OFF DUNSEVERIC; LIVERPOOL FOR PORTRUSH
d
1852
HOPEFLAT - 50 tonsCOALIRISH CHANNEL
d
1852
LARKKETCH - 75 tonsTIMBERFOUNDERED OFFSHORE
d
1877
EBENEZERTROON SCHOONER - 57 tonsCOALFOUNDERED OFF WHITEHOUSE HEAD??; GLASGOW FOR NEWRY
d
1878
SHAMROCKWEXFORD SCHOONER - 64 tonsCOALNORTH-WEST SIDE OF COUNTY??; GLASGOW FOR NEW ROSS
d
1882
CENTENARYSCHOONERUNKNOWNBETWEEN GLENARM & COLERAINE
d e
1884
LAPWINGCOASTGUARD VESSELBALLASTON THE COAST??
d
1908
ORIORNEWRY SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
d
1908
WAVELITEMARYPORT SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
d
1917
EARL OF LENNOXGRIMSBY STEEL TRAWLER - 226 tonsBALLASTMINED IN NORTH CHANNEL
d
1918
REINHARDRUSSIAN SCHOONER - 239 tonsCOALSHELLED BY U-BOAT; CARDIFF FOR REYKJAVIK
d
1940
ASKA
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LINER - 8,323 tons350 FRENCH TROOPSBOMBED BETWEEN RATHLIN & THE MAIDENS; EVENTUALLY SANK OFF CARA ISLAND, SCOTLAND
a b
1940
GODETIA H.M.S.
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CORVETTE - 925 tonsCREWSUNK AFTER COLLISION IN NORTH CHANNEL
a b d
1940
VICTORIA CITY
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CARGO STEAMER - 4,739 tonsSTEELOFF NORTH IRELAND
a
1941
MOUNTPARKSTEAMER - 4,648 tonsUNKNOWNBOMBED OFF NORTHERN IRELAND
a
 
 
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