Smack – Cargo COAL. The Cobb, Lyme Regis. Ref. DCC: 10/01/1867. Lyme Coal Boat Disaster.

DCC: 10/01/1867

“Four vessels were forced from their moorings, drifting out of the Cobb. These were the SPEAK, schooners POUDA, VULCAN and ANN & EMILY. Some of the vessels were partly laden with COAL, the greater part of which was lost. The shores which are strewn with the wrecks were visited by hundreds of people.”

The VULCAN does not appear in this Index. The ELIZABETH & ANN does not appear in the DCC report?

Day of Loss: 8

Month of Loss: 1

Year of Loss: 1867



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