6th March 1947||Place:||Cranfield
under tow in gale||Boat
Series Nos. 29 & 36 |
57' 08" North|
55' 07" West|
Lat. & Long.
- see below
- Lies 6 miles S.E. of Cranfield
from Kilkeel or Annalong
- Little current.
- Best winds are North, North West or
in steel in 1929 by Camper & Nicholsons, Southampton, she measured 208 x 30.8
x 15.6 feet and grossed 926 tons.
twin screws were powered by a 6 cylinder oil engine generating 67hp.
by an American, Kingsley Macomber, she had been bombed, burnt out and sunk in
1941 at Portsmouth but later refloated and partly repaired.
1947 she was being towed to Greencastle for a major refit when she sank during
a storm off Carlingford Lough.
external rights respectfully acknowledged
Stokes & Liam Dowling|
Index of Ireland"
& Bridget LarnL|
|loyd's Register - Fairplay
Ltd 2002 - ISBN: 1900839970|
of the Irish Coast 1105- 1993"
Edward J. Bourke |
J. Bourke 1998 - ISBN:
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