Shipwrecks on the south west coast of the Isle of Wight

N.B. These pictures may not be reproduced in any form without first obtaining permission from the acknowledged Museum Trustees.
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Maltese Ship
Mirabita
Wrecked at Atherfield Spout Dec 14th 1859 with loss of Captain, Mate and ten of the crew    5 saved
Courtesy of Brighstone Village Museum

            Portuguise Bark
Temeraria
15 Saved               

Souvenir
1916 Norwegian Barque Souvenir
The Brook Lifeboat, Susan Ashley, Coxswain Ben Jacobs, rescued 8 crew.
Jacobs was awarded a silver medal.

Courtesy of Brighstone Village Museum

Wrecks, dates and links to stories can be found on the 'Map' page.


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