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Resil Strand to Wicklow

 

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RESIL STRAND
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1861MARGARET MORTIMERBRIGANTINE - 113 tonsCOALNONE
b c e
 
 
ROCKFIELD BAY
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1850EDOUARD MARIESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIVERPOOL FOR BATAVIA
b c e
 
 
SIX MILE POINT
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1802
JOHN & EDWARDSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNDUNGARVON FOR DUBLIN
b c d
1802
THREE FRIENDSSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNDUNGARVAN FOR DUBLIN
b c d
1838
UNKNOWNFRENCH BRIGBRANDY & RUM RAN ASHORE; THOUGHT TO BE SMUGGLING
c f
1885
GUERRERATRIESTE BRIG - 406 tonsBALLASTDUBLIN FOR CARDIFF
c
 
 
SOUTH STACK LIGHTHOUSE
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1885ALHAMBRAGERMAN BARQUE700 TONS COAL25 MILES OFF; LIVERPOOL FOR NEW YORK
a e
1885HOLYHEADTWIN SCREW STEAMER - 842 tonsCATTLE & PASSENGERSOFF, STRUCK THE "ALHAMBRA"; DUBLIN FOR HOLYHEAD
a e
 
 
THE MURROW
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1725
UNKNOWN x 30ASSORTED SAIL VESSELSUNKNOWNDURING A STORM BETWEEN GREENORE & WEXFORD
c
1725
UNKNOWNWHITEHAVEN SAIL SHIPUNKNOWNOFF; CREW SAVED
-
 
 
UNKNOWN
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1679SANTA CRUZSAIL VESSEL200 CHESTS OF GOLDPOSSIBLY ON THE KISH BANK
d
1694DRAKE6th RATE 24 GUN SHIP - 234 tonsUNKNOWNON THE COAST OF IRELAND
e
1787MERSEY3 MASTED SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNLIVERPOOL FOR CHARLESTON
b
1797DUBLINBRIGANTINEUNKNOWNNONE
-
1825NELLY JANESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR CONNAGH
b
1835BROTHERSSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; WICKLOW FOR SWANSEA
b
1838WATSONBRIG - 164 tonsUNKNOWNOFF,
1
1852BETSYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF,
b
1867SHAMROCKARKLOW SMACKUNKNOWNOFF,
b
1873ANNESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED ON COAST
b
1883UNKNOWNBARQUE - 500 tonsUNKNOWNOFF,
b
 
 
WICKLOW
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1690
MARY FRIGATEROYAL NAVY SLOOP12 CARRIAGE MOUNTED CANNONNEAR,
c
1750
PRINCE FREDERICKSAIL VESSELTOBACCOABANDONED; MARYLAND FOR LONDON
b c d
1755
DANDUBLIN SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON SANDBANK OFF; CARGO SAVED
d
1765
ST. PETERSAIL VESSEL - 30 tonsUNKNOWNIN ARDINARY BAY; DUBLIN FOR TENERIFE
c e
1768
SALLYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF; CHESTER FOR BRISTOL
c
1771
HIBERNIASAIL VESSELTIMBEROFF; BOUND DUBLIN
b d
1771
MARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED NEAR WICKLOW PIER; ST. MICHAEL FOR DUBLIN
c f
1771
MARYSAIL VESSELMALT & OATMEALINSIDE HARBOUR, PROBABLY SALVAGED; WICKLOW FOR NEWRY
c
1771
PROVIDENCESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON WICKLOW GROUNDS; SOUTHAMPTON FOR LONDON
b c d
1771
ST. MICHAELSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNINSIDE HARBOUR, PROBABLY SALVAGED; WICKLOW FOR DUBLIN
c
1775
WILLIAMSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF WICKLOW BANKS; LIVERPOOL FOR BRISTOL
c
1776
EAGLELIVERPOOL BRIG - 100 tonsUNKNOWNOFF; BORDEAUX FOR BELFAST
b c d
1781
UNKNOWN x 2SAIL VESSELSUNKNOWNSTRANDED
c
1782
TRUSTYSLOOP COAL & COPPERSTRANDED ON SANDBANK; SWANSEA FOR DUBLIN
b c d e
1784
LIBERTYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT WICKLOW BANK; PHILADELPHIA FOR LIVERPOOL
b c d
1784
SUSANNASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF; NEW YORK FOR GLASGOW
c
1784
UNKNOWNAMERICAN BRIGUNKNOWN4 - 5 MILES OFF,
b c
1785
RESERVESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON WICKLOW BANK; CREW SAVED; WATERFORD FOR WHITEHAVEN
b c d
1786
POLLYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFROM WHITEHAVEN
c
1787
JANETBRIG - 100 tonsPORTERNEAR BLACK'S CASTLE,
b c
1787PEACE PLENTYSAIL VESSEL - 220 tons

COAL, EARTHENWARE & HABERDASHERY

WENT ASHORE 3 MILES SOUTH OF WICKLOW HEADb
1788
MERSEYCHESTER BARQUE - 240 tonsUNKNOWNON WICKLOW BANK; LIVERPOOL FOR CHARLESTON
b c
1788
NEPTUNESQUARE RIGGED BRIGPORTER, HOPS & SUGARAT THE SOUTH CAVE ON WICKLOW HEAD; BOUND FOR DUBLIN
b e
1789
MINERVASAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON WICKLOW BANK; DUBLIN FOR BORDEAUX
b c
1790
ST. GEORGELONDON SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON WICKLOW BANK; BOUND FOR LONDON
c
1791
PRECEDENTARMED FULL RIGGER - 300 tons6 CANNON ON INDIA BANK, NORTH-EAST OF WICKLOW HEAD
b
1793
COLUMBINEBRIG - 150 tonsUNKNOWNRAN ASHORE, POSSIBLY SALVAGED; LONDON FOR DUBLIN
b c d
1793
OPORTO PACKETBRIG - 89 tonsUNKNOWNNEAR; OPORTO FOR DUBLIN
c
1794
EARL OF TYRONESLOOPUNKNOWNDRIVEN ASHORE IN WICKLOW ROADS, POSSIBLY SALVAGED; LONDON FOR DUBLIN
b c d
1794
PERSEVERANCESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; LIVERPOOL FOR TEIGNMOUTH
b c d
1795
ANNAWHITEHAVEN SAIL VESSELCOALIN COLLISION WITH UNKNOWN BRIG BETWEEN WICKLOW & WEXFORD
c d
1795
BELLONALANCASTER BRIG - 183 tonsUNKNOWNON WICKLOW BANK
b c
1795
UNKNOWNBRIGUNKNOWNIN COLLISION WITH "ANNA"
d
1799
JENNYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNAT ARKLOW BANK; OPPORTO FOR DUBLIN
e
1799
LORD LUDGATESLOOPUNKNOWNAT WICKLOW BANK
-
1800
UNKNOWNPRUSSIAN SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED NEAR,
c
1801
MARY & PEGGYSCOTTISH BRIG - 73 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED, PROBABLY SALVAGED; WATERFORD FOR DUBLIN
b c d
1802
ADVENTURESAIL VESSELBALLASTIN 8 FATHOMS OFF WICKLOW HEAD; DUBLIN FOR WICKLOW
c d
1803
UNKNOWNUSA BRIGUNKNOWNNEAR,
c
1804
DEMERERALANCASTER FULL RIGGED - 409 tonsUNKNOWNON WICKLOW BANK, DEMERERA FOR GLASGOW
c
1804
JUSTINA MARIAGALLIOT - 170 tonsUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE, POSSIBLY SALVAGED; LIVERPOOL FOR TONNINGEN
b c d
1804
PRINCESS OF WALESAMERICAN FULL RIGGED - 408 tonsCOTTON, RUM, SUGARON WICKLOW BANK; JAMAICA FOR GREENOCK
b c
1805
THE LITTLE SISTERSBRIG - 110 tonsUNKNOWNAT WICKLOW BANK; BRISTOL FOR NEWFOUNDLAND
b c d
1807
ANNESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; CHESTER FOR DUBLIN
b c d
1807
DUNCANSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNWENT ASHORE; LIVERPOOL FOR WICKLOW
b d
1807
LUNELANCASTER FULL RIGGED - 345 tons6 x 6 POUNDER MOUNTED CANNONWENT ASHORE; LIVERPOOL FOR DUBLIN
b c d
1808
CHOICESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNNEAR; LIVERPOOL FOR HAYTI
c
1812
DUNCANLIVERPOOL FULL RIGGED - 240 tonsUNKNOWNNEAR; CHESTER FOR DUBLIN
b c d e
1820
CERESLIVERPOOL SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON WICKLOW BANK; LIVERPOOL FOR ANTWERP
c
1820
FRIENDSSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNFROM WICK
c d
1821
HIGSONLIVERPOOL BRIG - 308 tonsUNKNOWNON SANDS OFF; LIVERPOOL FOR BUENOS AIRES
b c d
1824
MARQUIS OF WELLINGTONLIVERPOOL SNOW - 233 tonsCOTTON, LINEN & PASSENGERSFOUNDERED OFF; LIVERPOOL FOR BELFAST
b c d
1824
UNKNOWNSLOOPUNKNOWNNEAR,
b d
 
 
WICKLOW continued..
YearName of VesselType of VesselCargoCommentsRef.
1824
HOPEBRIG - 64 tonsUNKNOWNAT WICKLOW BANK; YOUGHAL FOR LIVERPOOL
b c d
1825
COMUSBRIG - 153 tonsUNKNOWNBETWEEN WICKLOW HEAD & ARKLOW
b c d
1826
MARYSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSPRANG A LEAK OFF WICKLOW HEAD; FOR LIVERPOOL
b c d
1826
UNKNOWNSCHOONER - 80 tonsUNKNOWNCAPSIZED OFF,
c d
1830
JANE & HARRIETSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED; MILFORD HAVEN FOR WICKLOW
b c f
1831
BESSWICKLOW SLOOP - 80 tonsBALLASTSTRUCK HORSESHOE BANK OFF WICKLOW HEAD; WEXFORD FOR WICKLOW
c d f
1831JUNOSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF
b
1835
SARAHLIVERPOOL VESSEL - 111 tonsUNKNOWNCOLLIDED WITH "SILAS RICHARDS" OFF WICKLOW HEAD
c d
1836
COUNTESS OF MANSFIELDLONDON SCHOONER - 82 tonsUNKNOWNON SANDBANK OFF WICKLOW HEAD
b c d
1839
AVONSAIL VESSEL UNKNOWNOFF WICKLOW HEAD
b c d
1839
LE NOUVEAU DESTINBRIGUNKNOWNOFF WICKLOW HEAD
b
1839
LORD HUNTLEYBRISTOL SCHOONER - 117 tonsUNKNOWNSTRANDED; CHEPSTOW FOR WICKLOW
c f
1839
MYRTLESAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRANDED,
c f
1839
ST. PATRICKSTEAMERUNKNOWNOFF WICKLOW HEAD
b c d
1839
TOWN OF ROSSNEW ROSS BARQUE - 286 tonsUNKNOWNON WICKLOW BEACH, POSSIBLY SALVAGED; QUEBEC FOR WICKLOW
c f
1840
UNKNOWNCAERNARFON SLOOPUNKNOWNBETWEEN WICKLOW & BRAY HEAD
c
1841
HAYLERUNCORN SAIL VESSELUNKNOWNSTRUCK ROCKS, FROM RUNCORN;
c
1843
PEGGY & JANESAIL VESSEL COALNEAR WICKLOW HEAD
b
1844
GEORGIASAIL VESSEL UNKNOWNNONE
b
1846
AMICITEASAIL VESSEL UNKNOWNOFF,
b
1846
GLENALVONSAIL VESSEL UNKNOWNOFF; LIVERPOOL FOR CUBA
b
1850
UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNON INDIAN BANK
c
1853
UNKNOWNBARQUEUNKNOWNDURING STORM OF 1853
b
1855
LORD MOSTYNCHESTER SCHOONER - 56 tonsPOTATOESBETWEEN WICKLOW & ARKLOW; DUBLIN FOR CARDIFF
b c d
1856
HIGGESONBARQUE - 453 tonsTIMBERNEAR WICKLOW PIER, POSSIBLY SALVAGED; FROM NEWFOUNDLAND
b c e
1856
UNKNOWNBARQUE - 700 tonsTIMBERSTRANDED, POSSIBLY SALVAGED
c
1858
BRIGANDFULL RIGGEDGENERAL & PASSENGERSSTRANDED,
b c
1858
EXCHANGENEW YORK BARQUE - 563 tonsRAILWAY IRONON HORSESHOE BANK NEAR WICKLOW HEAD; LIVERPOOL FOR SAVANAH
b c e
1861
BLANCHESCHOONER - 64 tonsCOAL3 MILES OFF WICKLOW HEAD
c e
1861
ELIZABRIG - 117 tonsCOALSTRANDED NEAR WICKLOW TOWN; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b c e
1861
MARY DRAPERSBRIGCOALNEAR WICKLOW TOWN
b
1861
NEW DRAPERWHITEHAVEN BRIGUNKNOWNNEAR HARBOUR
c
1861
ROBERT SEAMOURBRIG COALSTRANDED; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b c
1861
ROWLAND HILL SCHOONER - 64 tonsCOALNEAR WICKLOW HEAD
b c e
1861
TONQUINAMERICAN BARQUE - 475 tonsCAST IRON INGOTS & PASSENGERSFOUNDERED NEAR WICKLOW HEAD
b c e
1861
WILLIAM CAMPBELL SCHOONER - 99 tonsCOALDRIVEN ASHORE IN GALE
b c e
1863
SAMUELWHITEHAVEN BRIG - 172 tonsUNKNOWNOFF WICKLOW HEAD, WHITEHAVEN FOR CARDIFF
c d
1873
COPERNICUSBARQUEBALLASTIN WICKLOW BAY; POSSIBLY SALVAGED
b
1873UNKNOWNSAIL VESSELUNKNOWNOFF,
b
1876
WILLIAM A. GIBSONST. JOHN'S N.B. SCHOONER - 171 tonsDEALSSTRANDED ON GLEN STRAND, ST. JOHN'S N.B. FOR WICKLOW
b c
1883
ELAINENEWPORT BRIG - 233 tonsSALTNORTH OF HARBOUR; LIVERPOOL FOR PARAGUAY
b c e
1896
THOMASRINGSEND CUTTER - 3 tonsBALLASTON HORSESHOE ROCK
c
1897
REAPERI.O.M. KETCH - 40 tonsROOFING SLATESNORTH OF JACK'S HOLE; PORT DINORWIC FOR CORK
c
1897
SIR ROBERTDUBLIN SCHOONER - 52 tonsCOALSTRANDED NEAR; WIDNES FOR WICKLOW
b c
1898
BRUNETTEDUBLIN SCHOONER - 48 tonsCOALIN HARBOUR; PROBABLY SALVAGED
c
1901
HYACINTHCOWES STEAM YACHT - 14 tonsBALLAST2 MILES SOUTH-WEST WICKLOW HEAD; DUNMORE EAST FOR BELFAST
b c
1903
BRACKLEYWEXFORD SCHOONERUNKNOWNNORTH OF,
c e
1904
TEKLANEWCASTLE SCHOONER - 74 tonsBURNT OREON WOLF ROCK; DUBLIN FOR CARDIFF
b c
1905
EXPRESSDUBLIN SCHOONER - 119 tonsCOKESTRANDED 3 MILES NORTH OF; CARDIFF FOR DUBLIN
b c
1906
SPERANZAFRENCH SCHOONER - 97 tonsCOAL1.5 MILES SOUTH-WEST OF WICKLOW HEAD; OUTWARD BOUND FROM SWANSEA
b c e
1908
AMETHYSTGLASGOW IRON STEAMER - 552 tonsCOALSUNK IN COLLISION WITH "SS DAISY" OFF WICKLOW HEAD; AYR FOR LE HARVE
b c e
1908J.H. BARROWSCHOONER - 130 tonsUNKNOWN1 MILE SOUTH OF,
b
1909
LEEDSBIDEFORD SCHOONER - 82 tonsCOALCAUGHT FIRE & SANK 1 MILE NORTH-NORTH-EAST OF HARBOUR LIGHT; GLASGOW FOR NEW ROSS
c
1916
ORPHAN GIRLARKLOW SCHOONERUNKNOWNOUTSIDE WICKLOW HARBOUR
e
1927
JOHN MORRISONBARQUE - 202 tonsPIT PROPSFOUNDERED OFF WICKLOW HEAD; CARGO SALVAGED; WATERFORD FOR GARSTON; SOME SOURCES GIVE YEAR AS 1925
c d f
1932PACIFICDUBLIN WOODEN STEAMER - 116 tonsBALLASTON WOLFE ROCK AT WICKLOW HEAD
b c e
1993
THORNTRAWLERBALLASTOFF HORSESHOE BANK IN 10 METRES
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
 
 
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