The History Book

The Wrecks of Liverpool Bay

Ship Name: ALICE FISHERShip Type: SchoonerShip Flag: British
Ship Tonnage: 79Ship Port: BarrowShip Number: 56944
Ship Call: ------ Ship Length: 0.0Ship Width: 0.0
Ship Draught: 0.0Ship Year: 1867Ship Builder: @Rothesay
Ship Init Owner: Ship Engine: ------ Engine Builder: ------
Ship Boiler: unknownBoiler Builder: Updated: 1
Wreck Name: ALICE FISHERLocation: off Taylors Bank
Northerly: N 53 31 48.00Westerly: W 003 08 51.00
Position Acc: 0Wreck Date: 17/12/1887
Wreck Cargo: Mineral OreWreck Master: Name of last master unknown.
Wreck File: Wreck Card I D: MDHB/MS/4/3/1/15
Wreck Card Image: MDHBWK015Dec Lat: 53.53
Dec Long: -3.1475wreckcol:
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Ref Title: Circumstances of loss MDHB/MS/4/3/1/15Ref Note: RAN AGROUND & SANK ON TAYLORS BANK
Ref Title: Survey Notes MDHB/MS/4/3/1/15Ref Note: 12.10.71 POSN 533148N 030851W (MDHB K3500(8)1971) 20.8.73 DISPERSED BY BLASTING BY MDHB ON 30.12.1887 DEPTH 38FT BELOW LBD IN POSN 533148N 030853W( LIVERPOOL WK RECORDS) H5282/71 1.7.74 AGREED SHOULD BE CHARTED WK 11.1MTRS(LAT) (MD & HC 5/6/74)
Ref Title: LMRSRef Note: Vessel Founded two miles N by E off Crosby Lightship and is a total wreck. Crew saved in own boat. Vessel on voyage is Muckross for Liverpool was struck by squall, jibbed mainsail and went ashore on Taylors Bank.
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