Crown of Denmark1200

Two masted sailing barge. Swept onto the Portland Harbour Breakwater. Re-floated. (LePard: pages 58 & 59, notes that Captain Howard of the CROWN OF DENMARK was one of the witnesses to the sinking of the M2) NIL. See Times

Times: Wednesday, January 14, 1931, Issue 45720 – Crown of Denmark – Portland, Dorset, Jan. 13 – Motor schooner, Exeter for Cowes, when making for Portland Harbour during a north-easterly gale, engine failed, and vessel went ashore on breakwater at 1.30 p.m. today, crew of four taken off by tug Portwey and landed at Portland. Vessel will probably become a total wreck.

Day of Loss: 13

Month of Loss: 1

Year of Loss: 1931



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