News of the Loss of the Ship Salem

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Document ID 9806405
Date 18-11-1861
Document Type Newspapers (Shipping News)
Archive Public Record Office, Northern Ireland
Citation News of the Loss of the Ship Salem; PRONI D 2015/5/6; CMSIED 9806405
18.11.1861 Salem. Arrival at Belfast of the Captain mate and
seven seamen who had been rescued by the Mischief when she was
waterlogged and sinking. They had been landed at New York, by
the Mischief bound from Londonderry to New York. The arrival
of these men at Belfast was the first news of her loss.
21/11/61 Gives the Captain's account of her loss.