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Arran shipwrecks, 1890-1899.

Donald Johnston

Arran shipwrecks, 1890-1899.

by Donald Johnston

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Published by Johnston"s Marine Stores in Isle of Arran .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shipwrecks -- Scotland.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination64p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20679595M
    ISBN 100952286602
    OCLC/WorldCa30780534

    The book is the product of thousands of hours of research both in libraries, archives and at sea to provide a factual and detailed account of shipwrecks along the west coast of Scotland, and has no doubt helped to raise the profile of this area as one of the more popular wreck diving destinations in . The list of shipwrecks in December includes ships sunk, foundered, wrecked, grounded, or otherwise lost during December This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.

    The Aran Islands (Irish: Oileáin Árann—pronunciation: [əˈlʲɑːnʲ ˈɑːɾən]) or The Arans (na hÁrainneacha— [nə ˈhɑːɾənʲəxə]) are a group of three islands located at the mouth of Galway Bay, on the west coast of Ireland, with a total area of about 46 km 2 (18 sq mi). They constitute the barony of Aran in County Galway, Ireland.   Stunning Underwater Photos Reveal Shipwreck Frozen in Time. WWII’s Largest Battleship Revealed After 70 Years Underwater. Treasures From Spanish Galleon Sunk in .

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: Arran Shipwrecks ( - ): Shipwreck, salvage and shipping incidents around the Isle of Arran between and Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition. Shipwreck, salvage and shipping incidents around the Isle of Arran between and Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Edition: First Edition. Arran Shipwrecks, Paperback – Import, April 1, by Donald Johnston (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Arran shipwrecks Price New from Used from Paperback, Import, April 1, "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback $ 5 Used Author: Donald Johnston.

The dramatic, mountainous island of Arran provides the subject matter for the third chapter. The island lies west of the main shipping Arran shipwrecks up and down the river, and has seen more than its fair share of shipwrecks, as vessels attempted to hug her shoreline, using the island as shelter from the prevailing west and south west winds or as they ran for shelter provided by the bays at Lamlash and.

Well researched giving the reader an understanding of the busy commercial importance of shipping in this area of Scotland between and As you read the accounts of each disaster you can virtually feel the murderous winds and torturous seas.5/5(1).

List of shipwrecks: 22 January Ship Country Description Dispatch 1890-1899. book States While towing a barge, the ton steamer dragged her anchor during a storm and was wrecked on the east shore of Seymour Canal on the coast of Admiralty Island in the Alexander Archipelago in Southeast Alaska, 15 nautical miles (28 km; 17 mi) northwest of the mouth of the canal.

The Book: Clyde Shipwrecks - contains more details on all of the above incidents and many more shipwrecks in the rest of the Clyde. If you wish to order the book at a price of £ you can order direct, from Amazon, by clicking here. For more information and to ORDER.

List of shipwrecks: 2 January Ship Country Description Mediator United States Carrying general cargo, the screw steamer was wrecked at North Point on Barnegat Shoals, nautical miles ( km; mi) off Harvey Cedars, New wreck sank six hours later.

Her entire crew survived. List of shipwrecks: Unknown date Ship Country Description Active United Kingdom The ship was lost at sea.

Africa United States The ship ran aground in the Gaspar Strait and was wrecked. Her crew were rescued by the barque Hendrika (Netherlands). Africa was on a voyage from Cardiff, Glamorgan, United Kingdom to Shanghai, was subsequently attacked by pirates and set afire.

6 Famous Shipwrecks Still Waiting to be Discovered. From Christopher Columbus’ flagship to one of the most legendary commerce raiders of. Previously trading as Johnston's Marine Stores.

Out of print Arran and nautical ng, diving, shipwreck and salvage, naval history. Collectable Scottish and vintage children's books. Open by appointment.

The Tuscan was owned by Hay & Company of the 6 th June she was en-route to Arran with a cargo of 90 tons of coal that were emergency supplies for the island because of an ongoing rail strike.

The weather was very poor at the time and she encountered heavy seas while nearing Brodick Bay. The continual pounding and swamping of the main deck and hatch eventually overcame the. Argyll Shipwrecks relates in varying degrees of detail, the stories of nearly four hundred shipwrecks and describes the location and condition of many of the wrecks today.

While written primarily for the sub-aqua diver, the book will also be of interest to sea anglers, steamer enthusiasts, shipping historians and anyone interested in the history of the former county of Argyll. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The list of shipwrecks in May includes ships sunk, foundered, wrecked, grounded, or otherwise lost during May This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.

You can. Free databases on TheShipsList, where you can find passenger lists, fleet lists, pictures, ship pictures, shipping schedules, ship descriptions, wreck data, and other information not found elsewhere.

Fortunately, there was no loss of live, however the Trygon sank off Whiting Bay, Isle of Arran in around 30 fathoms of water. The Wreck Today The wreck of the Trygon lies in position 55°’N °’W, approximately 3 km east of Whiting Bay and 2km south south-east of Holy Isle.

Explorer Sir Richard Burton died. Wrote 43 travel books, and two volumes of poetry. Translated 16 volumes of the Arabian Nights, two volumes of Latin poetry, six volumes of Portuguese literature.

as well as books in Hindustani, Arabic, Spoke 20 languages. Half mile long breakwater pier built on River Tees North side. Called North Gare: There are as many shipwreck stories as there are thousands of Florida shipwrecks.

This book offers thirty of the most interesting of them–from the tale of young Fontaneda, who wrecked in and was held captive by Indians for 17 years, to the story of the Coast Guard cutter Bibb, which was sunk off Key Largo in to provide an artificial.

The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) has put together an interactive map of all known shipwrecks that have occurred off the treacherous Scottish coastline. The steel battleship HMS King Edward VII was launched from the Devenport Naval Dockyard on 23rd July She measured ′ x ′ x ′ and displaced tons.

Her twin 4 cylinder triple expansion steam engines delivered ihp. The list of shipwrecks in includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.

You can help by expanding it with reliably sourced entries.List of shipwrecks: 4 March Ship Country Description Libelle Bremen The barque struck the reef at Wake Island and sunk.

After three weeks, the crew and passengers departed the uninhabited and dry atoll in a longboat and a ship's buried and scattered treasure of quicksilver, coins and precious stones was recovered by various vessels over the next two years.Last week we added a useful and fascinating resource to our eLibrary - a compilation of 19th-century shipwrecks and their passengers by Frank A.

Biebel. Shipwrecked passenger lists did not often make it into standard immigration arrival databases; passengers found in this new addition to our digital collections may not be easy to locate elsewhere.