Tyne and Wear HER(14841): Sunderland, Ajax - Details
1799 wreck of English collier which stranded near Sunderland Bar, on her maiden voyage out of Sunderland with coal; a wooden sailing vessel. One of the five crew drowned. A subscription was set up to form the Sunderland life-boat association.
National Monuments Record MONUMENT NUMBER: 1338330; Terence Grocott 1997 Shipwrecks of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic eras pages 88-9; Newcastle Advertiser 04-JAN-1800, No.586 Page 2; Newcastle Courant 04-JAN-1800, No.6430 Page 4; Newcastle Chronicle 04-JAN-1800