“The Garryowen”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1945 (Ranson)
Keywords: sea ship wreck commerce
Found in: Ireland

Description

Fragment: "She was accompanied by two vessels more, When to her misfortune on the Patch she bore. There was calico, check and some velveteen ...The likes of this vessel you never had known: The American trader called the Garryowen"

Notes

no date: "The 'Garryowen' was wrecked on the Patch, a sandbank off Balinoulart" (source: Ranson may be the source for Bourke in _Shipwrecks of the Irish Coast_ v1, p. 52) - BS

References

  1. Ranson, p. 126, "The Garryowen" (1 fragment)
  2. BI, Ran126