The History Book

The Wrecks of Liverpool Bay

Ship Name: ALMAShip Type: FlatShip Flag: BRITISH
Ship Tonnage: 27Ship Port: RuncornShip Number: 44358
Ship Call: TSRDShip Length: 0.0Ship Width: 0.0
Ship Draught: 0.0Ship Year: 1855Ship Builder: Houghton
Ship Init Owner: Ship Engine: ------ Engine Builder: ------
Ship Boiler: ------ Boiler Builder: Updated: 1
Wreck Name: ALMALocation: Near Spencer Spit
Northerly: N 53 25 30.00Westerly: W 003 11 35.00
Position Acc: 0Wreck Date: 14/09/1881
Wreck Cargo: 22tons Rectified VitrolWreck Master: Langton
Wreck File: Wreck Card I D: MDHB/MS/4/3/1/16
Wreck Card Image: MDHBWK016Dec Lat: 53.425
Dec Long: -3.193055555556wreckcol:
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Ref Title: Circumstances of loss MDHB/MS/4/3/1/16Ref Note: SUNK NEAR SPENCER SPIT BEACON
Ref Title: Survey Notes MDHB/MS/4/3/1/16Ref Note: DISPERSED BY MD.H.B. 15.9.1881 DEPTH 22FT BELOW L.S.D(LIVERPOOL WK RECORDS) 27.3.75 NOT SHOWN K3500/10
Ref Title: LMRSRef Note: Flat ALMA bound from Runcorn to Connahs Quay(Langton master) sunk between H2 Black Buoy and R1 Bell buoy Sept 14th 1881. Only part of Mainmast and sail above water.
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