Back to Main Index Map
Back to Main Index Map

 

 

Year of Loss within alphabetic Location (104 wrecks)

 
Ballina to Tirawley

Click on highlighted wrecks for diving details

BALLINA
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1806BARBARASLOOP - 63 tonsUNKNOWNNEAR; SLIGO FOR DUBLIN
b c d
1820JESINASTIRLING SCHOONERUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; LIVERPOOL FOR BALLINA
b c d
1825MARGARETLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSUNK IN COLLISION; BALLINA FOR LIVERPOOL
c
1825OPRIGLIGKIDENSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON RIVER MOY BAR; FROM DRAM
c
1829LADY MACKENZIESAIL VESSEL - 92 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED NEAR,
b c d e
1835DESIRESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF, WHILE LEAVING PORT FOR LONDON
b e
1846UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELTIMBERON CARRAIG BAITE; YEAR APPROX.
b
1850NONOBRIG - 250 tonsUNKNOWNAT GUBBAN SAND; CONSTANTINOPLE FOR BALLINA
b e
1850WILLIAM & AGNESDUMFRIES SCHOONERCOALWENT ASHORE & WRECKED NEAR; DUMFRIES FOR SLIGO
b c
1856PRINCESS MARIESCHOONER - 81 tonsUNKNOWNNONE
b e
1899MARYSAIL VESSEL - 1 tonUNKNOWNAT HORSE ISLAND
b
 
 
BALLYCASTLE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1764
VIGILANCESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE IN CLUGGAN BAY; GRENADA FOR LIVERPOOL
c
1829
MINERVASAIL VESSEL - 252 tonsUNKNOWNNONE
b
1899
MAID OF THE MOY    BALLINA WOODEN PADDLE TUG - 114 tonsGENERAL & BAGGED FLOURSTRUCK AT ROCKS NEAR HARBOUR; BALLINA FOR BLACKSOD
b c e

1992

ST. MARTIN FISHING VESSEL BALLASTOFF,
b
 
 
BARTRAGH ISLAND
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1588UNKNOWNARMADA VESSEL??UNKNOWNANCHOR FOUND NEAR BAR
b
1867LADY WASHINGTONSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON KILLALA BANK NEAR,
b e
1887ELIZABETH & ANNEFLEETWOOD SCHOONER - 132 tonsBOG ORESTRANDED & WRECKED; BALLINA FOR LONDON
b c e
1901EUREKASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWEST BARTRAGH
b e
1920UNKNOWNBARQUENTINEUNKNOWNON STONES AT,
b
1923MARENSWEDISH VESSEL TIMBEROFF WEST BARTRAGH
b e
1927SINESWEDISH 3 MASTED BARQUE - 500 tonsTIMBERON KILLALA BANK NEAR,
b e
 
 
BELDERG
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1884
MARY WILSON     CAMPLETOWN SCHOONER - 94 tonsCOALIN BAY; NEWCASTLE FOR GALWAY
b c e
1897
MARYBELDRIG SAIL VESSEL - 1 tonBALLASTWRECKED ON BEACH
c
 
 
BELMULLET
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1823
ARAB H.M.S. 6TH RATE MAN O'WAR - 390 tons18 CARRIAGE MOUNTED CANNONDROVE ASHORE & WRECKED
b c e
1835
ALBIONBARQUETIMBERSTRANDED & WRECKED; QUEBEC FOR SLIGO
c
1838
NEPTUNEHM COASTGUARD CUTTERBALLASTAT ENISHKEA ISLAND
b c f
1840
UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELTIMBERWENT ASHORE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b f
1841
SCEPTREBRIGOATSFOUNDERED OFF; LIVERPOOL FOR GALWAY
b c f
1844
KATE NICKELBYGLASGOW SAIL VESSELSUGAR & RUMFROM WEST INDIES
b f
1844
PRYDESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLONDON FOR WESTPORT
b f
1887
LARKGALWAY HOOKER - 6 tonsBALLASTSTRANDED & WRECKED 3.5 MILES SOUTH OF,
c
 
 
BROADHAVEN BAY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1588UNKNOWNARMADA VESSELSOLDIERSNONE
-
1588UNKNOWNARMADA VESSELSOLDIERSNONE
-
1675UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELCLAY PIPES & LEADAT CRANN CASTA, RINROE POINT
-
1771GREYHOUNDWHITLEY SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
b f
1771MARYGALWAY SLOOPUNKNOWNNONE
b f
1800ROBERTSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE NEAR; DERRY FOR CHARLESTON
b c
1805UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT SHANK'S CAVE
b
1807FAVOURITEGREENOCK SAIL VESSELBEEF, PORK & BUTTERCARGO PART SALVGED; CHARLESTON FOR BELFAST
b c d
1810UNKNOWNSPANISH SAIL VESSELSILKAT SWALLOW ROCK; CARGO PLUNDERED
b
1819THETISBRIG - 138 tonsTEALONDON FOR SLIGO
b c d
1837FAVOURITESAIL VESSELSTORESFROM DUBLIN FOR EAGLE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE
b f
1841ANNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIMERICK FOR GLASGOW
b f
1850CITY OF LIMERICKUNKNOWNUNKNOWNLIMERICK FOR GLASGOW
b e
1851UNKNOWNSCHOONERUNKNOWNNONE
b
1854ALEXANDERDUMFRIES SCHOONERUNKNOWNFOUNDERED IN ELY BAY; FROM GREENOCK
b c e
1873UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN BAY
b
1877SINAIAUSTRIAN BRIG - 339 tonsCOALAT INVER; TROON FOR DEMERERA
b c e
1882MAGDALADUBLIN SCHOONER - 183 tonsBRAN & PASSENGERSLONDON FOR GALWAY
b c e
1893ANNIEGREENOCK BRIGANTINE - 186 tonsOATSSTRANDED & WRECKED; LIMERICK FOR BRISTOL
b c d e
1902ALLIANCEEDINBURGH LUGGER - 5 tonsBALLASTNEAR INVER
b c
1905ST. ANTHONYKEEL LUGGER - 6 tonsBALLASTWRECKED AT BRANDY POINT; GREATMAN'S BAY FOR GALWAY HARBOUR
b c
1906SHAMROCKSTEAM TRAWLER8 TONS FISHSTRUCK ROCKS IN FOG
1
1917STUART PRINCEARMED STEAMER - 3,597 tonsUNKNOWNTORPEDOED BY U-66, 85 MILES NORTH BY WEST OF,
a b
1940DAVANGERNORWEGIAN TANKER - 7,102 tonsPETROLEUMTORPEDOED 300 MILES WEST OF,
a
 
 
CASTLECONOR
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1853

SCHIVANPRUSSIAN BRIGCORNOPPOSITE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; FROM IBRAIL
b c d
 
 
KILCUMMIN HEAD
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1893
THAMESSWANSEA IRON STEAMER - 472 tonsGUANOWRECKED ON ST. PATRICK'S ROCK; LIES IN 30M; LONDON FOR SLIGO
b c e

1980

LINDIFFINI TRAWLER - 65ft.BALLASTADRIFT NEAR; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
 
 
KILLALA
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1709UNKNOWNEAST INDIAMANUNKNOWNSTRUCK SANDBAR AT MOUTH OF,
b
1766UNKNOWNSLIGO SLOOPUNKNOWNNONE
b f
1771ANNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; DUBLIN FOR GALWAY
b c d
1771EAGLESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNMOSTLY SALVAGED; FROM PHILADELPHIA
b f
1776ELANORSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON MAIDEN VOYAGE; RIGA FOR DERRY
b
1776 HESTERSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; ST. KITTS FOR KILLALA
b c d
1776MARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON BAR; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; FROM ST. PTERSBOROUGH
b
1782JAMAICABRIGUNKNOWNSTRANDED; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b f
1788ANNA MARIA ANNSNOW - 300 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED IN BAY; NEW YORK FOR DUBLIN
c
1807ALEXANDERSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; FROM GREENOCK
b c d
1807ANNABELLASLOOP - 81 tonsUNKNOWNGLASGOW FOR SLIGO
b d
1807HELENASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNBEAUMARIS FOR SLIGO
c
1811ANNA HOLK KLAS CHRISTIANSUNDSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; STRANDED & WRECKED; CREW SAVED
b c d
1818DRAPERSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED NEAR; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; ST. ANDREW'S N.B. FOR SLIGO
b c d e
1820ISABELLA & HELENGREENOCK SLOOP - 75 tonsUNKNOWNNEAR; ROTHSAY FOR KILLALA
b c d
1821WINSORSLOOP - 80 tonsUNKNOWNFOR THE CLYDE; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b c d
1825JANET & MARGARETSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNINSIDE BAR; GLASGOW FOR BALLINA
b c d
1830CHRISTINAGREENOCK SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED; FOR GREENOCK
b f
1832HANNAHSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRUCK ROCKS; DEMERERA FOR CLYDE
b f
1834HIRAMSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNIN BAY; BALLINA FOR LIVERPOOL
b
1835UNIONSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT MOY BAR; BALLINA FOR LONDON
b e
1836UNITYSAIL VESSELTIMBERIN KILALLA CHANNEL; QUEBEC FOR BALLINA
c
1837BETSEYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNBALLINA FOR SLIGO
b f
1839EARL OF CAITHNESSSAIL VESSELSALTPOSSIBLY SALVAGED
b e
1839WELLINGTONSAIL VESSELOATS & BARLEYHIT ROCKS DURING "THE BIG WIND"; BOUND BELFAST
b e
1839UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWRECKED DURING "THE GREAT GALE"
e
1839UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWRECKED DURING "THE GREAT GALE"
e
1839UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWRECKED DURING "THE GREAT GALE"
e
1848UNITYSLIGO STEAMERUNKNOWNSTRANDED & WRECKED ON THE MOY BAR; SLIGO FOR BALLINA
b c e
1852FRIENDSHIPSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON BAR; POSSIBLY SALVAGED; TROON FOR BALLINA
b
1854SHEPHERDLLANELLY SCHOONER - 64 tonsOATSDRIVEN ASHORE IN FORCE 11 GALE; BALLINA FOR LIVERPOOL
b c e
1879BLACK EYED SUSANSAIL VESSEL FLOURCARGO WAS SALVAGED; FROM SPAIN
b e
1894MARGARET BANNISTERBARROW SCHOONER - 66 tonsOATSAT LENADOON POINT; BALLINA FOR MUMBLES
b c e
1895IVYENNISCRONE SAIL VESSEL - 3 tonsBALLASTFOUNDERED IN BAY
c
1892EUREKADUBLIN SCHOONER - 111 tonsSALTSTRANDED & WRECKED; RIVER MERSEY FOR BELLINA
b c
1893OSPREYDUBLIN YACHT - 27 tonsBALLASTBROKE FROM MOORINGS & SANK ON NORTH SIDE OF KILALLA CHANNEL
b c
1937
CRETEBOOM
Click for photo
LONDON CONCRETE STEAM TUG - 267 tonsBALLASTIN BALLINA RIVER
c
1980LINDIFINI TRAWLER - 60 ft.BALLASTSTRUCK ROCKS; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
f
 
 
LACKEN BAY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1887

TERESINA STINGAITALIAN BARQUE - 449 tonsCOALWENT ASHORE; LEITH FOR BUENOS AIRES
b c e
 
 
POLLACHEENY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1854
JEANSLIGO SCHOONER - 88 tonsKELPWENT ASHORE IN FORCE 11
c

1864

SPRING FLOWERSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNONE
b e
 
 
TIRAWLEY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.

1588

CIERVO VOLANTEARMADA VESSEL - 400 tons222 SOLDIERS & 18 CANNONBETWEEN BENWEE HEAD &  DOWNPATRICK HEAD
b
 
 
UNKNOWN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1800UNKNOWNSMUGGLING SAIL VESSELCONTRABANDAT POLL NA RAITE; SUNK BY REVENUE CUTTER; YEAR APPROX.
b e
1810UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELBLACK PIGSTRA NA HAOINE, AT IMLEACH NA MUC
-
1989ATLANTICMOTOR FISHING VESSELBALLASTOFF MAYO NORTH COAST
b
 
 
SOURCE PUBLICATIONS:
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
 
 
OTHER SOURCES:
1
Internet 2006
Back to Main Index Map

Last Update - 17-Oct-2006

Back to Main Index Map

A page from "www.irishwrecksonline.net"