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Captain William Bence. Schooner – (LARN) – Driven in to Chesil Cove. At the court of Petty Sessions, Samuel Wingate of Portland, was fined £20 for stealing part of the cargo of this vessel, and in default of payment was committed to six months hard labour in the house of correction. William Flann, received a National Lifeboat Institution award for his part in the rescue of the crew. Ref. DCC: 19/01/1839 & Dor. Mag: 1975 No. 49 p25.


Day of Loss: 19

Month of Loss: 1

Year of Loss: 1839


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