North Co. Donegal Wreck List
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Vessel Type:

Armed Merchant Cruiser

Location:Co. Donegal
Date of Loss:10th August 1940Place:40 miles North-West of Malin Head
Cause of Loss:Torpedoed & sunk by U-Boat U-56Last known position:55° 48' 36" North x 07° 48' 36"West*
 

S.S. Transylvania

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S.S. Transylvania

"arriving at the Clyde"

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S.S. Transylvania

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S.S. Transylvania

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Source Publications:
Irish Wrecks Database
by
Roy Stokes & Liam Dowling
Shipwreck Index of Ireland
by
Richard & Bridget Larn
Lloyd's Register - Fairplay Ltd 2002 - ISBN: 1900839970
 
Other Sources:
*source - Geological Survey of Ireland
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Internet (2020)
North Co. Donegal Wreck List

Last update - 18-Nov-2020

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