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Year of Loss within alphabetic Location (210 wrecks)

 
Bad Bay to Spanish Point

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BAD BAY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1588

SAN MARCOSARMADA SHIP - 790 tons147 TROOPS & 33 CARRIAGE MOUNTED CANNONON REEF BETWEEN MUTTON ISLAND & LURGA POINT
b c e
 
 
BALLINACURRA CREEK
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1811

DIANASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNPOSSIBLY SALVAGED; ST. UBES FOR LIMERICK
b d e
 
 
BALLYVAUGHAN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1300UNKNOWNPOST MEDIEVAL VESSELUNKNOWNAT RHINE POINT
c d
1588UNKNOWNARMADA VESSELTROOPSAT "ISLAND OF YELLOW MEN"
b
 
 
BEALE BAR
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1834

THETISSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED; BOUND FOR LIMERICK
b c e
 
 
BLACK HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1908
ARIANENANTES SCHOONER - 144 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED AFTER COLLISION 40 MILES WEST-SOUTH-WEST OF; ICELAND FOR NANTES
c

1918

SKARAASARMED STEAMER - 1,625 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 1 MILE SOUTH-WEST OF,
a
 
 
BOLAND ROCKS
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1875

MARY OF MILFORDSCHOONER - 75 tonsLIMESTONEFROM CLARECASTLE
b e
 
 
CARRAIGAHOLT
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1816UNKNOWNLIMERICK SAIL VESSELWHEATNEAR ACHENISH; FOR CARRIGAHOLT
b
1871UNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWNNONE
b
 
 
CLARE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1837
SLIGOSAIL VESSELTIMBERON ENNIS ISLAND: NORTH AMERICA FOR SLIGO
c
1863
BLUCHER VENETIAN BARQUEINDIAN CORN DROVE ASHORE IN RIVER FERGUS; VENICE FOR ENNIS
b c f
1885
JULIATRALEE WOODEN STEAMER - 8 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED AT MOORINGS OPPOSITE CLARECASTLE
c
1994
ROSSENDCLARE ISLAND FERRYCREWNORTH OF ISLAND; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
 
 
COOSHEEN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1863

RANGERLIVERPOOL BARQUEBALLASTRAN AGROUND IN FARAHEY BAY; LIVERPOOL FOR QUEBEC
b c e
 
 
DONEGAL POINT
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1895
INNISTRAHULLGLASGOW STEAMERCOAL700 YDS OFF; LIES IN 38m; GLASGOW FOR LIMERICK
b c e

1994

MARIADOONBEG TRAWLERBALLASTFOUNDERED OFF,
f
 
 
DOONLIN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1805
ROBERTSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN CRAB'S BAY; CORK FOR GALWAY
c d
1821
ELIZABETHSLOOP - 66 tonsUNKNOWNDRIVEN ASHORE AT HAGGS HEAD; WALES FOR GALWAY
b c d
1821
UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELIRONAT BALLAGHALINE; MOSTLY SALVAGED
b
1864
MAGPIENAVY WOODEN STEAM GUNBOAT - 236 tonsBALLASTIN SOUTH SOUND; QUEENSTOWN FOR GALWAY
c e
 
 
DOONBEG
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1588
SAN ESTABANARMADA SHIP - 936 tonsTROOPS & 26 CARRIAGE MOUNTED CANNONNORTH OF ON WHITE STRAND; MOSTLY SALVAGED IN 1589
b c e
1807
UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN BAY
c
1996
MARIAWOODEN BIM MOTOR TRAWLER - 50ft.BALLASTSTRUCK ROCKS OFF; POSSIBLY THE SAME "MARIA" LISTED ABOVE AT DONEGAL POINT
g
 
 
DUNAHA
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1836

ATLANTABRIGUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED
b c e
 
 
DUNBEG
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1588UNKNOWNARMADA VESSELTROOPSNONE
-
1588UNKNOWNARMADA VESSELTROOPSNONE
-
1837MERCATORBARQUE TIMBERPOSSIBLY SALVAGED; NEWBRUNSWICK FOR BELFAST
b c e
 
 
DUNLEE CASTLE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1821

MARYDROGHEDA SLOOPUNKNOWNOFF; FROM DROGHEDA
b e
 
 
FEENISH ISLAND
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1847

UNKNOWNSCHOONERUNKNOWNBETWEEN FEENISH ISLAND & RINANNA POINT
b
 
 
INTRINSIC BAY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1836

INTRINSICLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELIRON & STEELON BISHOP'S ISLAND; CARGO PART SALVAGED; LIVERPOOL FOR NEW ORLEANS
b c e g
 
 
ISLEVEROE POINT
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1857

BROTHERSKENMARE SCHOONERUNKNOWNDRIVEN ASHORE EAST OF; ASKEATON FOR KENMARE
b c e
 
 
KILBAHA
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1813FOWEYSAIL VESSEL138 BARRELS PORK & 18 CANNONSET ON FIRE BY AMERICAN PRIVATEER; LIMERICK FOR LONDON
b c d
1821UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRUCK ROCKS OFF,
-
1826ISABELLASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN BAY,
c
1826UNKNOWNFULL RIGGERTIMBERWENT ASHORE,
b c d
 
 
KILCLOHER HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1890
ST. PATRICK LIMERICK PILOT CUTTER - 35 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED OFFSHORE; SCATTERY FOR KILERADAN
c
1891
HEROGLASGOW BRIGANTINE - 199 tonsCOALSTRANDED & WRECKED AT; ARDROSSAN FOR LIMERICK
c
 
 
KILCREADANE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1815UNKNOWNLARGE SAIL VESSELTURFAT POULMANGANE
b
1853VICTORIALIVERPOOL SCHOONER - 100 tonsOATSWRECKED 600 yds OFF LIGHTHOUSE; LIMERICK FOR LONDON
c
1873WENTWORTHBAUMONT BRIG - 254 tonsBALLAST1 MILE WEST OF LIGHTHOUSE; LIMERICK FOR SHIELDS
b c e
1879JANECARDIGAN SCHOONER - 98 tonsCOAL0.5 MILES WEST OF LIGHTHOUSE; MERSEY FOR ASKEATON
b c e
1898PREMIERGLASGOW STEAMER - 196 tonsSUGARFOUNDERED AFTER COLLISION AT BEALE BAR BUOY; HAMBURG FOR LIMERICK
b c e
1912HEPHZIBAHGLOUCESTER SCHOONER - 90 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED AT POINT; KILRUSH FOR ARAN ISLANDS
b e
1947OKEANOSPANAMA STEAMER - 4,716 tons5,000 TONS GRAINAT POINT; MOSTLY SALVAGED; HAS BEEN DIVED; LIMERICK FOR HAMPTON ROADS
b c e
 
 
KILKEE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1836CLARNECESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF,
b
1836WATERLILYSCHOONERGUITARS & VIOLINSOFFSHORE,
b c e
1850 EDMUNDBARQUE - 400 tonsEMIGRANTS & GENERALAT DUGGERNA ROCKS; SHANNON FOR NEW YORK
a b c e
1886FULMARLONDON IRON STEAMER- 418 tons800 TONS OF COAL

BETWEEN KILKEE & FARRIHY; TROON FOR LIMERICK (Note- Year sunk & Vessel Name misspelling corrected by Captain Webb's great great grandaughter Fiona Price)

b c e
1888 GUIDING STARPADSTOW SCHOONER - 115 tonsSALTON DUGGERNA REEF; LIVERPOOL FOR ICELAND
b c e
 
 
KILLIMER
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1782

JAMESLONDON FULL RIGGER - 200 tonsTROOPSSTRUCK ROCKS IN BAY
b c d e
 
 
KILLYDYSART
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1886

UNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWNBEYOND BEEVES LIGHTHOUSE
b
 
 
KILRUSH
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1751LAMBSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNRAN ASHORE; POSSIBLY REFLOATED; SOUTH CAROLINA FOR LONDON
b c d
1782NOSTRA SENORA DE SOLIDIDAPORTUGUESE SAIL VESSELSALT, FRUIT & FIGSSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; FROM LISBON
b c f
1805VICTORYSNOW - 121 tonsUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; CARGO PART SALVAGED; LIMERICK FOR LONDON
b c d
1806HAABETDANISH BRIGUNKNOWNMOSTLY SALVAGED
b f
1817MARY ANNLIMERICK SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIMERICK FOR GALWAY
b c d e
1817MARY COLLINSSAIL VESSELLUAGH STONE AT CAPPA; FOR GALWAY
b e
1818MARGARETSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIVERPOOL FOR LIMERICK
b
1820PERSEVERANCESAIL VESSELCOTTONAT ROSS BAY; PERAMBUCO FOR LIVERPOOL
b c
1821ELIZACORK SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRUCK ROCKS NEAR; TRINIDAD FOR CORK
b c d
1822ELIZASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRUCK ROCKS NEAR; LIMERICK FOR SWANSEA
b c d
1830FELICITYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; LIMERICK FOR GLASGOW
b c f
1830TIFFINSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT GRAVEL HEAD,
b
1834UNITED KINGDOMSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; GALWAY FOR LONDON
b c e
1839DARTSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
1839GARRYONESTEAMERUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b e
1839GEORGESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
1839GRECIANHULL SAIL VESSEL521 TONS COALDRIVEN ASHORE; HULL FOR LIMERICK
b c e
1839PROVIDENTIALSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
1839SWANSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
1842ELIZA ANNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT CLIFFS AT ISLEVAROO; LIMERICK FOR LONDON
b f
1847CAROLINESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
1847CIROSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
1849UNKNOWNFERRYPASSENGERSBETWEEN KILRUSH & QUERRIN; 41 LOST
b
1881ANNA BELLEBRIG - 153 tonsOATSSTRANDED & WRECKED AT BOLAND BAY; LIMERICK FOR PENRITH
b c e
1884ENDEAVOURABERDEEN BRIG - 271 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED AT ALYVAROO; LIMERICK FOR CARDIFF
c
 
 
LAHINCH
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1892
SUPRISEINVERNESS SCHOONER - 75 tonsSTONESTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR FREAGH POINT; LISCANOR FOR SWANSEA
c
1894
ELIZABETH McCLEANBRISTOL BRIGANTINE - 58ft. & 128 tonsLISCANNOR FLAG STONESRAN ASHORE NEAR; LISCANNOR FOR LLANELLY & GLASGOW; IRISH NEWS (19/01/1998) SAYS SHE SANK 1904
b c e 1

1943

UNKNOWNBOMBER AIRCRAFTCREWOFF STRAND,
b
 
 
LISCANNOR
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1782INDUSTRYLONDON FULL RIGGER - 250 tons2 x 6 POUNDER CARRIAGE MOUNTED GUNSDROVE ASHORE; CARGO PART SALVAGED; JAMAICA FOR LONDON
b c d e
1805HEROINEWORKINGTON BRIG - 208 tonsUNKNOWN`STRANDED & WRECKED; CORK FOR LIMERICK
b c d
1806WILLIAMSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED; MOSTLY SALVAGED
b f
1822THOMAS & JANECORK SAIL VESSELTOBACCO & TINCARGO SALVAGED; POSSIBLY RE-FLOATED
b c d e
1838LORD NEWBOROSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN BAY; SLIGO FOR LONDON
b c f
1842JOHN & MARYAMERICAN SCHOONERUNKNOWNDRIVEN ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; AMERICA FOR GALWAY
b f
1845LUCYSAIL VESSELWHEATAT CLIFFS OF MOHER; LIMERICK FOR PRESTON
b c f
1848ROSESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
b
1894UNKNOWNSCHOONERFLAGSTONESPOSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
1898MARIA JANEBEAUMARIS SCHOONER - 74 tonsFLAGSTONESSTRUCK ROCKS OFF,
b c
1898ROSE ADELAIDEUNKNOWNUNKNOWNRAN ASHORE; MARSEILLES FOR LIVERPOOL; OTHER SOURCE SAY 1849
b c e
1903M64CEMENT BARGECEMENTSTRUCK ROCKS WHILE UNDER TOW TO GALWAY
b
1904LAKE PATOSBARROW SCHOONER - 123 tonsCOAL500 YDS EAST OF PIER; LIMERICK FOR LISCANNOR
b c e
1925UNKNOWNUNKNOWNPARAFFIN WAXBETWEEN LISCANNOR & LAHINCH
b e
1963M-64SAIL BARGEUNKNOWNSTRUCK ROCKS
c e
 
 
LOOP HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1794FLORACORK BRIGUNKNOWNNEAR; LISBON FOR LIMERICK
b c d
1796BON VISAGESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN KILLBAHA BAY; ST. UBES FOR LIMERICK
c
1814AURORABRIGUNKNOWNSANK NEAR; BELFAST FOR AMERICA
b c e
1818LONSDALESALTCOATES SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFOUNDERED OFFSHORE; LIMERICK FOR GREENOCK
b c d
1819MINERVABRIG - 168 tonsUNKNOWNNEAR LIGHTHOUSE; NEWFOUNDLAND FOR LIMERICK
b c d
1821HOPEBRIG - 146 tonsUNKNOWNNEAR; LONDON FOR LIMERICK
b c d
1821UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELTIMBERON KILBAHA ROCKS,
b c
1822UNKNOWNLARGE SAIL VESSELSPIRITS & TOBACCONORTH OF; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b c d
1826ALBIONHULL SAIL VESSELTIMBERBETWEEN LOOP HEAD & KILBAHA; MIRAMICHI FOR HULL
c
1848GANGESABERYSTWYTH SCHOONER - 67 tonsUNKNOWNFOUNDERED OFF; FROM ABERYSTWYTH
b c e
1871UNKNOWNGREEK COASTERUNKNOWNOFF,
b
1891HEROGLASGOW BRIGANTINE - 199 tonsCOALDRIVEN ASHORE NEAR KILCLOGHER; ARDROSSAN FOR LIMERICK;
b
1906
MORVEN
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GREENOCK 4 MASTED STEEL BARQUE - 2,150 tons3,500 TONS WHEATSTRANDED & WRECKED AT HORSE ISLAND; OREGON FOR LIMERICK
b c e
1913MARYMILFORD HAVEN KETCH - 103 tonsBUILDING MATERIALS STRANDED & WRECKED 3 MILES NORTH-EAST OF; BRIDGWATER FOR GALWAY
b c e
1917
PENHALE
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FALMOUTH ARMED STEAMER - 3,712 tonsSUGARTORPEDOED BY U-46, 80 MILES WEST-NORTH-WEST OF; HALIFAX FOR QUEENSTOWN
c
1917OSNORWEGIAN VESSEL - 900 tonsCOAL20 MILES NORTH OF; LLANELLY FOR KRISTINSAND
e
1917WARNERGLASGOW ARMED STEAMER - 1,273 tonsBALLASTTORPEDOED BY U-38 OFFSHORE
c
1918EUPIONLONDON STEAM TANKER - 3,575 tonsOILTORPEDOED BY UB-123, 10 MILES WEST OF; PHILADELPHIA FOR LIMERICK
a b c e
1941
FORT RICHEPANSE
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MOTORSHIP - 3,485 tonsUNKNOWNBOMBED & TORPEDOED 480 MILES WEST OF,
a
1971TRUSTFULFISHING VESSELBALLASTOFF,
b
1999IOLAN CHLEIRESCHULL TRAWLER BALLASTSANK AFTER COLLISION WITH FRENCH TRAWLER "ASHLING" WEST OF,
f
2000EN ORIENTFRENCH TRAWLERBALLASTSWAMPED 60 MILES OFF,
b f
2003SHEARWATER II FISHING VESSEL BALLASTSANK UNDER TOW 58 MILES WEST-NORTH-WEST OF,
b
 
 
LURGA ROCKS
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1847

UNKNOWN SAIL VESSELTURFNONE
b
 
 
MAL BAY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1783UNKNOWNLARGE SAIL VESSELRUM, SUGAR & COTTONFOUNDERED; FROM WEST INDIES
b c d
1783WILLIAMGALWAY SAIL VESSELBARK & EMPTY GLASS BOTTLESSTRANDED & WRECKED; BRISTOL FOR GALWAY
b c f
1795UNKNOWNWEST INDIAMANCOFFEE, RUM & SUGARFROM WEST INDIES
c
1796HOPESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; CHARLESTON FOR LONDON
c
1816CYRUSSAIL VESSELCOAL

NEWCASTLE FOR LIMERICK

b c d e
1816MELANTHOBRIG - 173 tonsWHEATSTRANDED & WRECKED; LIMERICK FOR BARCELONA
b c d e
1821PACIFICLIMERICK FULL RIGGER - 390 tonsTIMBERRAN ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; FOR LIMERICK
b c d e
1823GLENALDALELIVERPOOL SLOOP - 75 tonsUNKNOWNCARGO PART SALVAGED; AFRICA FOR LIVERPOOL
b c d
1833MARIASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIVERPOOL FOR LIMERICK
b c e
1835SARAH MARGARETSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNGALWAY FOR NEW YORK
b
1849ANDREW WHITE BRIG - 241 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED
b c e
1850SUCCESSORSUNDERLAND SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRUCK REEF BETWEEN MUTTON & SEAFIELD
c e
1854NEPTUNEPORTUGESE SAIL VESSELCOALBETWEEN MUTTON ISLAND & SEAFIELD; LIVERPOOL FOR LISBON
b f
1861ARIOSTOSUNDERLAND SNOW - 295 tons - 106 x 24 x 15 ft.BALLASTWRECKED AT LITTLE CREEK
b c e
1907LEON XIIIFRENCH FULL RIGGER - 2,089 tonsWHEATAT SARSFIELD POINT; PORT PIRRIE FOR LIMERICK
b c e
1965
MOLLIAIRISH MOTOR TRAWLER - 67 tonsBALLASTCAUGHT FIRE & SANK 6 MILES OFF MUTTON HEAD
c
 
 
MATTLE ISLAND
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1800PERSEVERANCEWEST INDIAMANRAW COTTONSTRANDED & WRECKED; WEST INDIES FOR LIMERICK
b c e
1830UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
b
 
 
MOYNE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1839TARLIMERICK SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNPOSSIBLY SALVAGED
b c e
1839UNDINELIMERICK SCHOONERUNKNOWNEAST OF; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b c e
1850CAROLINA MARIASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR,
b
 
 
QUILTY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1798
UNKNOWNFRENCH BRIGCANNONWENT ASHORE
b

1817

6TH RATE MAN O'WAR - 399 tons16 x 24 POUNDER CARRONADE & 2 x 9 POUNDERSAT LOUGH DONNELL
b c e
 
 
REINVILLA BAY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1817

INVERNESSSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIMERICK FOR LIVERPOOL
b c e
 
 
SCATTERY ISLAND
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1588LA ANNUNCIADAARMADA SHIP - 703 tons275 TROOPS & 24 CARRIAGE MOUNTED CANNONSET ON FIRE & ABANDONED
b c e
1691UNKNOWNFRENCH MAN O'WARTROOPS HIT ROCKS & CAPSIZED OFF,
-
1795HIBBERTSLONDON FULL RIGGER - 405 tonsGENERAL & 6 x 4 POUNDER CARRIAGE MOUNTED GUNSDROVE ASHORE; JAMAICA FOR LONDON
c
1795KATTYLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF; LIMERICK FOR LIVERPOOL
c
1795MARTHA & ANNGREENOCK BRIG - 113 tonsUNKNOWNOFF; LIMERICK FOR DUBLIN
c
1831WINDSOR CASTLESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNMOSTLY SALVAGED
b d f
1838SHANNON PACKETPACKET VESSELUNKNOWNPOSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
1852ELIZAPORTMADOG SCHOONER - 59 tonsMEALAT SCATTERY ROADS; SLIGO FOR LONDON
b c e
1894HELENEIRON BARQUEBAGGED GRAINSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; LIMERICK FOR SAN FRANCISCO
b c e
1897UNKNOWNPILOT BOATCREWOFF,
b
1903MARTIN GUSTFULL RIGGER UNKNOWNAT BELVUE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b c e
 
 
SEAFIELD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1889

ROSELIVERPOOL SCHOONER - 87 tonsKELPAT PIER; PROBABLY SALVAGED; FOR THE CLYDE
b c e
 
 
SHANNON ESTUARY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1690
UNKNOWNFRENCH FRIGATECREW & CANNONAT MOUTH OF,
b
1691
UNKNOWNFRENCH SAIL VESSELCREWSTRUCK ROCK DURING SEIGE OF LIMERICK
b
1691
UNKNOWNLONGBOATPAYMASTER'S CHEST & PLATEIN RIVER
b
1786
COMTE DILLONSAIL VESSELCONTRABANDAT MOUTH OF; INVOLVED IN SMUGGLING
c
1806
UNKNOWNCLARECASTLE SAIL VESSELCORNFOR LIMERICK
f
1814
ALICESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIMERICK FOR LIVERPOOL
b
1816
UNKNOWNLARGE SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT WHELP ROCK
b
1822
FARMER ABBY SAIL VESSEL UNKNOWNAT ENTRANCE TO; CLARE FOR GLASGOW
c
1825
ADEONADUMFRIES SNOW - 256 tonsUNKNOWNSTRUCK HOGSHEAD ROCKS; CARGO SALVAGED; LIMERICK FOR LIVERPOOL
b c
1826
MOUNTAINEERPADDLE STEAMERPASSENGERSSTRUCK MOUNTAINEER ROCK, OFF DRUMINEER
b f
1828
MYRTLEBRIG - 100 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED
b c d
1832
AMITYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT MOUTH OF; LIMERICK FOR LONDON
b c f
1832
CICEROSAIL VESSEL - 434 tonsUNKNOWNSTRUCK REEVES ROCKS; PART SALVAGED; LIMERICK FOR QUEBEC
b c d f
1835
DEFIANCELIMERICK SAIL VESSEL - 35 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED,
b c d
1842
MARSSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRUCK WHELP ROCK; POSSIBLY RE-FLOATED
b f
1868
LADY LANSDOWNELIMERICK IRON PADDLE STEAMER - 148 tonsBALLASTSANK AT MOORINGS; OTHER SOURCE SAYS 1855
b c f
1889
VENUSKILRUSH SMACK - 60 tonsUNKNOWNFOUNDERED OFF BEEVES ROCK LIGHTHOUSE; KILRUSH FOR LIMERICK
c
1957
UNKNOWNDUTCH AIRCRAFTDIAMONDSDIAMONDS RECOVERED
b
2000
MILFORD EAGLE TRAWLER - 295 tonsBALLASTCAUGHT FIRE 150 MILES WEST OF SHANNON
e
 
 
SPANISH POINT
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1916

KELPPORT STANLEY SCHOONER - 315 tons - 127.5 x 26 x 11ft.MAHOGANY & GENERALSTRANDED & WRECKED; FALKLANDS FOR LONDON
b c e
 
 
UNKNOWN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1806CLARELIMERICK SLOOPTEA & SUGARFOUNDERED NEAR GRASS ISLAND; LIMERICK FOR ENNIS
b f
1806UNKNOWNCLARECASTLE SAIL VESSELCORNOFF; FOR LIMERICK
b
1818HOPESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON TEAREAGHT COAST; GLASGOW FOR SLIGO
c
1821DANDYSMUGGLING CUTTERCONTRABAND & 16 GUNSOFF,
b
1828UNKNOWNLIMERICK SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT MONEY POINT,
b
1829HELENNEWCASTLE SAIL VESSELTIMBEROFF; USA FOR NEWCASTLE
b
1834TRITONSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF CO. CLARE; FOR LIMERICK
b e
1851JOHNRUSSIAN BARQUEUNKNOWNDROVE ASHORE IN GALWAY BAY??; FROM ODESSA
c e
1851OWEN GLENDOWERYACHTCREWOFF,
b
1886UNKNOWNSCHOONERUNKNOWNOFF,
b
1894GRECIANBRIG - 521 tonsCOALON THE COAST??; CARGO SALVAGED
c f
1894NICHOLASGREEK BRIGCOALAT CAPPAGH; CARGO SALVAGED
b
1895HECLADANISH STEAMERUNKNOWNOFF,
b
1900MARIASMACK - 50 tonsUNKNOWNAT ROCKY ISLAND
b
1901ST. PATRICKCUTTER - 9 tonsUNKNOWN2 MILES SOUTH-EAST OF DOOHOONA; FROM WESTPORT
b
1916
TULIP H.M.S. (Q12)
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SLOOP - 1,250 tonsCREWSUNK BY U-BOAT OFF,
b
1917BRISTOL CITYSTEAMER - 2,511 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-94 OFF,
b
1917BULGARIANSTEAMER - 2,515 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-84 OFF,
b
1917GEORGE PYMANWEST HARTLEPOOL STEAMER - 3,859 tonsSUGARTORPEDOED BY U-49 OFFSHORE; CIENFUEGOS FOR QUEENSTOWN
b c
1917HUGO HAMILTONSWEDISH MOTORSHIP - 2,584 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED OFF WEST IRELAND
a
1917LEWISHAMSTEAMER - 2810 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-46 OFF,
b
1917LUXSTEAMER - 2,621 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-60 OFF,
b
1917ROSARIOSTEAMER - 1,821 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY UC-55 OFF,
b
1917TUNISIEFRENCH STEAMER - 3,246 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-43 OFF WEST IRELAND
a b
1918HUNTSCLIFFCARGO STEAMER - 5,442 tonsOATSFOUNDERED 120 MILES OFF IRISH COAST; MONTREAL FOR UK
a
1939
LOVLAND
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NORWEGIAN STEAMER - 2,389 tonsUNKNOWNAT MONEY POINT; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; ARDROSSAN FOR PUGNASH
b
1940KAYESONSTEAMER - 4,606 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 675 MILES WEST OF IRELAND; LIVERPOOL FOR MONTEVIDEO
a
1940
LADY GLANELY
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MOTORSHIP - 5,497 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 400 MILES WEST OF IRELAND, VANCOUVER FOR LONDON
a
1940
MOHAMED ALI EL-KEBIR
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EGYPTIAN STEAMER - 7,527 tonsPASSENGERSTORPEDOED OFF WEST IRELAND
a
1940
NIRITOS
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GREEK STEAMER - 3,854 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED OFF WEST IRELAND
a
1940
STEINSTAD
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NORWEGIAN STEAMER - 2,477 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED 50 MILES WEST OF IRELAND
a
1941KATETAN STRATIS GREEK STEAMER - 3,574 tonsUNKNOWNBOMBED OFF WEST IRELAND
a
1941
LANGLEEGORSE
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STEAMER - 4,524 tonsUNKNOWNBOMBED AND SUNK 200 MILES WEST OF IRELAND; DURBAN FOR LONDON
a
1941VESPASIANNORWEGIAN STEAMER - 1,570 tons BALLASTBOMBED OFF WEST IRELAND
a
1944U-271GERMAN SUBMARINECREWBOMBED BY AIRCRAFT WEST OF,
b
1946STAR OF CAIROAIRPLANECREWNEAR RINNANA ROCKS
b
1981MOUGASSPANISH MOTOR TRAWLER - 276 tons
BALLAST
FOUNDERED OFFSHORE
c
 
 
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a
"Dictionary of Disasters at Sea during the Age of Steam 1824 - 1962"
by
Charles Hocking
London Stamp Exchange 1989 - ISBN: 0948130474
b
"Irish Wrecks Database"
by
Roy Stokes & Liam Dowling
c
"Shipwreck Index of Ireland"
by
Richard & Bridget Larn
Lloyd's Register - Fairplay Ltd 2002 - ISBN: 1900839970
d
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 932 - 1997"
by
Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 1998 - ISBN: 0952302713
e
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 1105 - 1993"
by
Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 1994 - ISBN: 0952302705
f
"Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast 1582 - 2000"
by
Edward J. Bourke
Edward J. Bourke 2000 - ISBN: 0952302721
g
"Underwater Ireland Guide to Irish Dive Sites"
by
Irish Underwater Council
CFT 1999 - ISBN: 0948283025
h
"Sea Change - The rise of the BIM 50-footer"
by
Pat Nolan
Nonsuch Publishing ISBN: 9781845889425

 

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