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Wreck of the steamer Mohegan

William McGonagall

Wreck of the steamer Mohegan

a new poem

by William McGonagall

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Published by s.n. in [Edinburgh? .
Written in English


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Caption title

Statementcomposed November 1898, by Sir Wm. Topaz M"Gonagall ...
The Physical Object
Paginationbroadside.
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Open LibraryOL21041701M

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a steam-boat in flames. many of her passengers either burned or drowned. the seawanhaka on fire near randall's islandthe loss of life estimated at 30 to choosing between drowning and burningnarratives of the disaster from passengers on board and from persons engaged in saving life. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Kinghorn. Find more information about: ISBN: X: OCLC Number: --A letter from the engineer of the Mohegan --Mohegan victims and survivors --"The wreck of the steamer Mohegan" --Motes on the salvage of the Minnehaha.

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The Scottish poet William McGonagall immortalised the tragedy in his poem The Wreck of the Steamer "Mohegan" Most of the cargo was salvaged, though a diver lost his life in the process.

The wreck gradually disintegrated in the following years. The third officer, William Logan Hindmarsh, age 30 is buried in the graveyard in Coverack, with an Capacity: first class passengers, cattle.

The Wreck of the Mohegan Great Loss of Life The wreck of the steamship Mohegan, which was briefly reported in The Times of Saturday, proved to be a terrible disaster. The Mohegan (formerly named Cleopatra), a fine cargo and passenger steamship belonging to the Atlantic Transport Company, left the Thames on Thursday afternoon bound for New York.

The Wreck Of The Steamer Mohegan poem by William Topaz McGonagall. Good people of high and low degreeI pray ye all to list to meAnd Ill relate a terrible tale of the sea. Page/5. The Wreck of the Steamer Mohegan. by William Topaz McGonagall. Good people of high and low degree, I pray ye all to list to me, And I'll relate a terrible tale of the sea Concerning the unfortunate steamer, Mohegan, That against the Manacles Rocks, : William Topaz Mcgonagall.

The sinking of SS Mohegan is one of the biggest tragedies and mysteries of the Atlantic Transport Line that have occurred to this day. It was a steamer Wreck of the steamer Mohegan book hit the Manacles on her second voyage, on 14th October The Mohegan was an extremely luxurious and modern ship for her time, and as well as being fitted out in lavish Victorian style, she was also equipped with eight water tight compartments, with a steam pump capable of pumping out each compartment in turn.

At St Keverne's Church, Cornwall, last night, a beautifully stained-glass window, erected by the owners of the vessel, was unveiled in memory of the persons who perished in the wreck of the steamship MOHEGAN on the Manacle Rocks last October.

[Greenock Telegraph ]. The Mohegan Shipwreck Manacle Reef Cornwall. In the "Mohegan" went down. This disaster resulting in the loss of lives, and the total destruction of the vessel was one of the most appalling and, at the same time one of the most inexplicable wrecks, which ever happened on the Cornish Coast.

useThe SS Mohegan was a steamer which sank off the coast of the Lizard Peninsula, Cornwall. She hit The Manacles on 14 October with the loss of of the on board. Mohegan sailed from Tilbury Docks at pm on 13 Octoberunder the command of the year-old Captain Richard Griffith.

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C: A Letter from the Engineer of the Mohegan D: Mohegan Victims and Survivors E: “The Wreck of the Steamer Mohegan” F: Notes on the Salvage of the Minnehaha, G: Pacific Mail Steamship Company Vessels and Service Chapter Notes Bibliography Index LONDON, Oct.

-- The officers of the Atlantic Transport Company here still hope that the steamer's boats may have saved more lives. Two boats filled with passengers went down the Channel, but. The wreck of the "Mohegan" and in the next year the stranding of the liner SS "Paris" on Lowland point led to the introduction of the Coverack lifeboat.

The remains of the wreck are popular with divers, and artefacts such as crockery and brass portholes are occasionally recovered.The SS Mohegan was a steamer which sank off the coast of the Lizard Peninsula, Cornwall, on her second voyage.

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