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Marsden Bay, Athene



Maritime Craft

Sailing Vessel


Early Modern



Foundered in the Great Storm of 13th November 1901 off South Shields. A wooden schooner. En route from Goole to Scotland. Registered in Svenborg, Denmark. All 6 crew were lost. Constructed of oak in 1876. the NMR suggests that the ship was en-route to Warkworth and was lost in Marsden Bay NZ 4000 6505. Built: 1876 Builder: P Bom Where Built: Thuro Master: J P Hansen Crew: 6 Crew Lost: 6 Owner: C N R Bom, Svendborg Registry: Registre V. [Bureau Veritas?] Insurer: Svendborg Soass




Maritime Archaeology Project, 2006, The Great Storm of 1901 - Information and Education Pack (assembled by RJ Carlton and J Catling); National Monuments Record (1463341); United Kingdom shipwreck index [pre publication typescript]; Richard and Bridget Larn 1997 Shipwreck index of the British Isles, volume 3. The east coast of England : Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, County Durham, Northumberland Section 6, County Durham (CF); accessed and translated from the Danish on 10-JAN-2008

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