Maritime record ORF 329 - Wreck of the Papa

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Wreck of the Papa, 1890


Grid reference TM 4339 4471 (point)
Map sheet TM44SW


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

1890 wreck of Danish barque which stranded on the Whiting Sand en route from Hamburg to Montevideo with a general cargo. Constructed of wood with yellow metal in 1865, she was a sailing vessel.
Status: Casualty

Vessel stranded and lost in wind conditions NE force 7. (1)

Built: 1865 (1)
Builder: J Oltmann Werks (1)
Where Built: Brake (1)
Construction Details: 1 deck; yellow metal (1)
Master: N P Neilsen (1)
Crew: 10 (1)
Owner: J H Havemann, Rudkjobing (1)

Date of Loss Qualifier: Actual date of loss

Additional sources cited in Shipwreck Index of the British Isles:
BOT Wk Rtn 1890 Appx C Table 1 p143(669)
LR 1890-1 No.145(P

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Larn, R., Larn, B.. 1997. Shipwreck index of the British Isles, volume 3. The east coast of England : Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Lincolnshire.

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Record last edited

May 23 2022 12:45PM

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