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Aarhus Historic Shipwreck

In Australia, Aarhus Historic Shipwreck is a historical site preserving one of the victims of Smith's Rock. The Aarhus was a 640-tonne sailing barque built in 1875 in Hamburg, Germany. She was long. While carrying a general cargo including kerosene from New York to Brisbane, Australia, she hit Smith's Rock, which lies about two nautical miles (4 km) north-east of Cape Moreton, and sank on 24 February 1894. The remains of the ship now lie upright in 20 metres of water, though most of the ship has been reduced to plates and ribs sticking out of the sand....

Mahdia shipwreck

The shipwreck of Mahdia was found by Greek sponge fishermen off the coast of Tunisia in June 1907. The shipwreck near the modern town of Mahdia is dated about the 80s BC, or even later. In a series of underwater campaigns a large number of items were recovered and placed on display at the Musée National du Bardo, Tunis. The greater part of the sculptures were salvaged between 1907 and 1913 by French archaeologist Alfred Merlin, at that time Director of Antiquities in the Protectorate of Tunisia....

Uluburun shipwreck

The Uluburun Shipwreck is a Late Bronze Age shipwreck dated to the late 14th century BC, discovered close to the east shore of Uluburun (Grand Cape), and about 6 miles southeast of Kaş, in south-western Turkey. The shipwreck was first discovered in the summer of 1982 by Mehmed Çakir, a local sponge diver from Yalikavak, a village near Bodrum....

List of shipwrecks in 1942

The list of shipwrecks in 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1942. January February March April May June July August September October November December Unknown date : World War II: The corvette was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean whilst escorting a convoy. : World War II: The tanker was sunk. : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and damaged in the Philippine Sea by sometime between 28 November 1942 and 19 January 1943. She was beached to prevent her sinking....

List of shipwrecks in 1944

The list of shipwrecks in 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1944. January February March April May June July August September October November December Unknown date Nki-01 : World War II: The floating anti-aircraft battery was scuttled at Kirkenes, Norway. : The cargo ship was bombed and sunk at Bergen in December 1944 or January 1945. : World War II: The motor torpedo boat was torpedoed and sunk in the South China Sea or Sulu Sea by sometime between 21 October and 28 December....

List of shipwrecks in 1945

The list of shipwrecks in 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1945. January February March April May June July August September October November December Unknown date : World War II: The cargo ship was damaged by artillery shelling and beached at Schweinesand. She was later repaired and returned to service. : The Liberty ship was damaged in a typhoon. She was refloated but collided with a United States Navy tug and was declared a constructive total loss....

List of shipwrecks in 1949

The list of shipwrecks in 1949 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1949. January 1 January : The ocean liner ran aground off Cherbourg, France. Refloated the next day. February 3 February : The collier collided with in the Thames Estuary at Purfleet, Essex and sank. 9 February : The cargo ship ran aground off Mytiki, Greece. Declared a constructive total loss but later repaired and returned to service. 13 February : The coaster collided with in the English Channel off Dover, Kent and sank with the loss of two of her eleven crew....

List of shipwrecks in 1946

The list of shipwrecks in 1946 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1946. January 2 January : Operation Deadlight: The Type IXC submarine was scuttled in the Atlantic Ocean . Operation Deadlight: The Type XXI submarine was scuttled in the Atlantic Ocean . 3 January :The coastal tanker ran aground at Nidingen, Sweden. Later broke in two, a total loss. : Operation Deadlight. The Type VIIC submarine was sunk in the Atlantic Ocean . : Operation Deadlight: The Type XXIII submarine was shelled and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean (by ....

List of shipwrecks in 1919

The list of shipwrecks in 1919 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1919. January 1 January : The naval yacht ran aground on the Beasts of Holm, Stornoway, Orkney Islands and sank with the loss of 205 of the people on board. : The troopship ran aground off Fire Island, New York, She was refloated on 18 January. 2 January : The cargo ship foundered off Tukuyama, Hokkaidō with the loss of all hands. : The schooner ran aground off Ambleteuse, Pas-de-Calais. Her crew were rescued....

List of shipwrecks in 1941

The list of shipwrecks in 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1941. January February March April May June July August September October November December Unknown date : World War II: The cargo ship was intercepted in the Atlantic Ocean (by and was scuttled with the loss of about 20 crew, with 26 survivors rescued. This was on either 4 July or 4 August. : The cargo ship caught fire and was beached at Loshnell Bay, Oban, Argyllshire, United Kingdom. She was refloated in July 1941, repaired and returned to service....

List of shipwrecks in 1923: The list of shipwrecks in 1923 includes a chronological list of all shipwrecks in 1923. January 3 January : The schooner foundered in the Irish Sea off Rhyl, Denbighshire with the loss of two l...

List of shipwrecks in 1921: The list of shipwrecks in 1921 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1921. January 2 January : The cargo ship ran aground at Dartmouth, Devon. She broke in two o...

List of shipwrecks in 1918: The list of shipwrecks in 1918 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1918. January February March April May June July August September October November Decembe...

List of shipwrecks in 1922: The list of shipwrecks in 1922 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1922. January 2 January : The cargo ship ran aground at Gaasehagen, Denmark. She was refloat...

List of shipwrecks in 1987: The list of shipwrecks in 1987 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1987. January 14 January : The cargo ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of P...

List of shipwrecks in 1994: The list of shipwrecks in 1994 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1994. January 2 January : The cargo ship sank in the Pacific Ocean south of Shikoku, Japan w...

List of shipwrecks in 2002: The list of shipwrecks in 2002 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 2002. January 2 January : The tanker ran aground at Kingsand, Cornwall. March 15 March :...

List of shipwrecks in 1914: The list of shipwrecks in 1914 includes some ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1914. January 2 January : The cargo ship was driven ashore near Rønne, Denmark with the ...

List of shipwrecks in 1947: The list of shipwrecks in 1947 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1947. January 1 January : The cable laying ship struck a mine and sank in the Gulf of Finlan...

List of shipwrecks in 1912: The list of shipwrecks in 1912 includes some ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1912. The website http://www.wrecksite.eu/Wrecksite.aspx records 214 ships lost in 1912. January...

List of shipwrecks in 1980: The list of shipwrecks in 1980 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1980. January 1 January Sea Shepherd I : The former trawler sank at Leixoes, Portugal. 8 J...

List of shipwrecks in 1978: The list of shipwrecks in 1978 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1978. January 7 January : Sank in the Black Sea off off Kilyos, Turkey. 12 January : Grou...

List of shipwrecks in 1936: The list of shipwrecks in 1936 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1936. January 2 January : The cargo ship ran aground at Otaru, Hokkaidō. 3 January St....

List of shipwrecks in 1991: The list of shipwrecks in 1991 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1991. January 1 January MV Fermont beached at Seal Island Nova Scotia. Constructive total lo...

List of shipwrecks in 1961: The list of shipwrecks in 1961 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1961. January 3 January . The cargo ship sank off the Isles of Scilly. Thirteen crew of ...

List of shipwrecks in 1976: The list of shipwrecks in 1976 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1976. January 3 January : The coaster sank off Schiermonnikoog, the Netherlands. : Sank in ...

List of shipwrecks in 1974: The list of shipwrecks in 1974 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1974. January 1 January Transocean III : The drilling rig sank east of the Orkney Islands, U...

List of shipwrecks in 1964: The list of shipwrecks in 1964 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1964. January 3 January : The cargo ship collided with in the Nieuwe Waterweg, Netherlands...

List of shipwrecks in 2000: The list of shipwrecks in 2000 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 2000. January 11 January Solway Harvester : The scallop dredger capsized and sank in the Iri...

List of shipwrecks in 1986: The list of shipwrecks in 1986 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1986. January 11 January Castillo de Salas : bulk carrier, sunk after running aground over ro...

List of shipwrecks in 1931: The list of shipwrecks in 1931 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1931. January 1 January : The schooner was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean . The crew were r...

List of shipwrecks in 1984: The list of shipwrecks in 1984 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1984. January 3 January Fairplay X : the tug ran aground in the Hayle estuary, Cornwall, Unit...

List of shipwrecks in 1925: The list of shipwrecks in 1925 includes a chronological list of all shipwrecks in 1925. January 2 January (: The cargo ship sprang a leak off Kopervik, Rogaland, Norway and was beached in beach...

List of shipwrecks in 1975: The list of shipwrecks in 1975 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1975. January 5 January Lake Illawarra sunk in the River Derwent in Tasmania, Australia afte...

Collegiate Parish Church of St Paul's Shipwreck: The Collegiate Parish Church of St Paul's Shipwreck, also known as simply the Church of St Paul's Shipwreck, is a Roman Catholic parish church in Valletta, Malta. It is one of Valletta's oldest church...

List of shipwrecks in 1977: The list of shipwrecks in 1977 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1977. January 13 January : The cargo ship collided in foggy weather with in the Sea of Mar...

Rottnest Island shipwrecks: Since the first Europeans visited the west coast of Australia in the 17th century, Rottnest Island has seen numerous shipwrecks. The 11 kilometre long and 4.5 km wide island is surrounded by hidde...

List of shipwrecks in 1998: The list of shipwrecks in 1998 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1998. January 1 January : The tanker ran aground on Thatcher Rock, Torquay, Devon, United Ki...

List of shipwrecks in 1996: The list of shipwrecks in 1996 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1996. January 7 January : The cargo ship ran aground in the South China Sea . Refloated on 7...

List of shipwrecks in 1989: The list of shipwrecks in 1989 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1989. January 1 January : The ferry sank in Amatique Bay whilst under tow of a Guatemalan Nav...

List of shipwrecks in 1972: The list of shipwrecks in 1972 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1972. January 1 January El Condesito : Sank off Tenerife. 9 January Seawise University (Hon...

List of shipwrecks in 1965: The list of shipwrecks in 1965 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1965. January 22 January : The tanker ran aground in the Oslo Fjord, Norway. Refloated 1 F...

List of shipwrecks in 1966: The list of shipwrecks in 1966 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1966. January 6 January : The schooner ran aground on a reef south of Bimini, Bahamas. Fou...

List of shipwrecks in 1967: The list of shipwrecks in 1967 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1967. January 1 January Refrigerator 10 : The reefer ship sank in the Bering Strait north on...

List of shipwrecks in 1963: The list of shipwrecks in 1963 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1963. January 8 January Nueva Guinea : The coaster exploded and sank off Santa Cruz de la P...

List of shipwrecks in 1956: The list of shipwrecks in 1956 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1956. January 2 January : The collier sank off The Lizard, Cornwall. All ten crew were resc...

List of shipwrecks in 1953: The list of shipwrecks in 1953 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1953. January 8 January : The cargo ship broke in two north east of Okinawa, Japan. 40 crew ...

List of shipwrecks in 1982: The list of shipwrecks in 1982 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1982. January 6 January Akebono Maru No. 28 : The trawler capsized and sank north of Adak, Al...

List of shipwrecks in 1990: The list of shipwrecks in 1990 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1990. January 9 January : The cruiseferry carugh fire at Finnboda, Nacka, Sweden. Her superst...

List of shipwrecks in 1960: The list of shipwrecks in 1960 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1960. January 1 January The Norfolk wherry sank in the River Yare at Cantley. Another wher...

Shipwreck Moraine: Shipwreck Moraine is an extensive moraine in a valley beside the Benson Glacier, between Black Pudding Peak and Mount Brogger, in Prince Albert Mountains, Victoria Land. Named by a 1989-90 New Zealan...

List of shipwrecks in 1981: The list of shipwrecks in 1981 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1981. January 7 January : The tanker ran aground off Dalarö, Sweden. 26 January : The ...

List of shipwrecks in 1962: The list of shipwrecks in 1962 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1962. January 3 January foundered off Thassos. 7 January : The cargo ship collided with...

List of shipwrecks in 1957: The list of shipwrecks in 1957 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1957. January 5 January Vaila : The Fisheries Protection Vessel ran aground off the Isle of L...

List of shipwrecks in 1954: The list of shipwrecks in 1954 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1954. January 5 January : The tanker ran aground on Scharhörn, in the Elbe estuary. 10 J...

List of shipwrecks in 1952: The list of shipwrecks in 1952 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1952. January 9 January : The cargo ship collided with tug Ruth and barge Agram (both) in t...

List of shipwrecks in 1950: The list of shipwrecks in 1950 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1950. January 12 January : The T-class submarine was sunk in collision with oil tanker . ...

List of shipwrecks in 1937: The list of shipwrecks in 1937 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1937. January 1 January : The former tanker was driven ashore at Coronado, California and was...

List of shipwrecks in 1935: The list of shipwrecks in 1935 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1935. January 1 January : The cargo ship ran aground on Naissaar. The crew were taken off o...

List of shipwrecks in 1932: The list of shipwrecks in 1932 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1932. January 1 January : The cargo ship ran aground on Fleves. The crew abandoned ship. ...

List of shipwrecks in 1926: The list of shipwrecks in 1926 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1926. January 1 January : The three-masted schooner was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean . H...

List of shipwrecks in 1920: The list of shipwrecks in 1920 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1920. January 2 January : The schooner was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew were re...

List of shipwrecks in 1908: List of shipwrecks in 1908 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1908. January 7 January Schooner Lizzie R Wilce wrecked on Porthminster Beach. Crew saved. 8 ...

List of shipwrecks in 1903: The list of shipwrecks in 1903 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1903. January 9 January wrecked at Bempton Cliffs, Flamborough Head. 21 January USS Le...

List of shipwrecks in 1900: The list of shipwrecks in 1900 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1900. January Lady Elizabeth carried barrels of naphtha and gasoline and caught fire at the ...

List of shipwrecks in 1910: The list of shipwrecks in 1910 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1910. January SS Farallon : She sank in Cook Inlet, Alaska. Crew survived for a month on an is...

List of shipwrecks in 1896: The list of shipwrecks in 1896 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1896. March 2 March Rosstrevor grounded at Carlingford Lough. Refloated on 7 March, repaired...

List of shipwrecks in 1904: The list of shipwrecks in 1904 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1904. January 9 January : The Puget Sound Navigation Company passenger ship foundered after ...

List of shipwrecks in 1864: The list of shipwrecks in 1864 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1864. January 3 January Grafton : The Schooner was wrecked in the north arm of Carnley Harbour...

List of shipwrecks in 1863: The list of shipwrecks in 1863 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1863. January 11 January USS Hatteras : American Civil War: The gunboat was sunk by CSS Alabam...

List of shipwrecks in 1892: The list of shipwrecks in 1892 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1892. January 6 January USS Albert Gallatin : She was a U.S. Revenue Cutter that grounded on B...

List of shipwrecks in 1929: The list of shipwrecks in 1929 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1929. January 2 January : The cargo ship struck rocks and foundered in the Mediterranean Sea ...

List of shipwrecks in 1876: The list of shipwrecks in 1876 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1876. January February 3 February : The A A Low & Brother owned clipper ran aground at ...

List of shipwrecks in 1971: The list of shipwrecks in 1971 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1971. January 7 January : Ran aground off Falsterbo, Sweden, withdrawn from service as a result ...

List of shipwrecks in 1968: The list of shipwrecks in 1968 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1968. January 11 January : The trawler issued a mayday on this date which was heard but not resp...

List of shipwrecks in 1992: The list of shipwrecks in 1992 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1992. February 11 February : Submarine incident off Kildin Island: The was in collision in t...

List of shipwrecks in 1955: The list of shipwrecks in 1955 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1955. January 2 January : The cargo ship ran aground off Stockholm. All 22 crew rescued by ...

List of shipwrecks in 1970: The list of shipwrecks in 1970 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1970. January 6 January : The tanker split in two and sank in the Pacific Ocean with the loss of...

List of shipwrecks in 1948: The list of shipwrecks in 1948 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1948. January 2 January : The cargo ship ran aground on the Goodwin Sands and broke her bac...

List of shipwrecks in 1951: The list of shipwrecks in 1951 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1951. January 3 January : The cargo ship ran aground on Pine Peak Island, Northumberland Is...

List of shipwrecks in 1979: The list of shipwrecks in 1979 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1979. January 8 January : Whiddy Island Disaster: The tanker exploded and sank at Bantry, I...

List of shipwrecks in 1969: The list of shipwrecks in 1969 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1969. January 5 January : The ore carrier broke in two and sank off Cape Nojima, Japan with th...

2009 Mediterranean Sea migrant shipwreck: The 2009 Mediterranean Sea migrant shipwreck is the loss of at least one boat carrying migrants from Libya to Italy. The boat is believed to have been carrying 250 migrants from Egypt, Tunisia, Pale...

List of shipwrecks in 1958: The list of shipwrecks in 1958 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1958. January 6 January : The coaster foundered north of Texel with the loss of all nine c...

List of shipwrecks in 1959: The list of shipwrecks in 1959 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1959. January 9 January : The fisheries protection vessel foundered off Caithness with the l...

List of shipwrecks in 1938: The list of shipwrecks in 1938 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1938. January 1 January : The cargo ship was wrecked off Cape Mayor, near Santander, Spain...

List of shipwrecks in 1889: The list of shipwrecks in 1889 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1889. February 7 February , ran aground at Benisaf, Algeria and was wrecked. March 7 March ...

List of shipwrecks in 1933: The list of shipwrecks in 1933 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1933. January 1 January : The cargo liner ran aground at Greenharbour. The passengers were t...

List of shipwrecks in 2010: The list of shipwrecks in 2010 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 2010. January 5 January The trimaran Ady Gil, belonging to the Sea Shepherd Conservation So...

List of shipwrecks in 1934: The list of shipwrecks in 1934 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1934. January 1 January Catherine : The schooner caught fire at Canso, Nova Scotia, Canada an...

List of shipwrecks in 1928: The list of shipwrecks in 1928 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1928. January 1 January Jennie : The coaster sprang a leak off Cobh, County Cork, Ireland and...

Metamora (shipwreck): The Metamora was a wooden tug commissioned in 1864 and used predominantly for ferrying passengers and goods in the Georgian Bay area of Ontario at the end of the 19th and early in the 20th century. It...

List of shipwrecks in 1930: The list of shipwrecks in 1930 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1930. January 1 January : The cargo liner ran aground south of Samanco and was abandoned. Sh...

List of shipwrecks in 1862: The list of shipwrecks in 1862 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1862. January USS Noble : American Civil War: The barque that was scuttled as a blockship near...

List of shipwrecks in 1906: The list of shipwrecks in 1906 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1906. January 12 January : The barque was destroyed by fire at Newcastle, New South Wales. 2...

List of shipwrecks in 1927: The list of shipwrecks in 1927 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1927. January 1 January : The cargo ship ran aground at Horli, Soviet Union. She was refloate...

List of shipwrecks in 1883: The list of shipwrecks in 1883 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1883. January 7 January : Struck by in the River Mersey and cut in two. Sank with the loss...

List of shipwrecks in 1924: The list of shipwrecks in 1924 includes a chronological list of all shipwrecks in 1924. January 3 January : The cargo ship departed Jacksonville, Florida for Hamburg. No further trace, presumed ...

List of shipwrecks in 1988: The list of shipwrecks in 1988 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1988. January 29 January : The cargo ship sank in the Atlantic Ocean south west of Land's En...

List of shipwrecks in 1890: The list of shipwrecks in 1890 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1890. January 2 January Brigantine Czarowitz : Hit by the White Star line SS Britannic and s...

List of shipwrecks in 1995: The list of shipwrecks in 1995 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1995. February 24 February : The coaster was wrecked at Little Thrum Cap, Canada. May 30 Ma...

List of shipwrecks in 1870: The list of shipwrecks in 1870 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1870. January 4 January Maria : The paddle tug collided with and sank in the Atlantic Ocean...

List of shipwrecks in 2011: The list of shipwrecks in 2011 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 2011. January 3 January Damariscotta : The fishing vessel sank near Point Judith, Rhode Isla...

Belitung shipwreck: The Belitung shipwreck (also called the Tang shipwreck or Batu Hitam shipwreck) is the wreck of an Arabian dhow which sailed a route from Africa to China around 830 AD. The ship completed the outward...

List of shipwrecks in January 1942: The list of shipwrecks in January 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during January 1942.1 January : The tug foundered in the Mediterranean Sea whilst under tow fr...

List of shipwrecks in February 1942: The list of shipwrecks in February 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during February 1942.1 February : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the ...

List of shipwrecks in March 1942: The list of shipwrecks in March 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during March 1942.1 March : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic ...

List of shipwrecks in April 1942: The list of shipwrecks in April 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during April 1942.1 April (: World War II: The cargo ship was sunk in the Skaggerak by Kriegsmar...

List of shipwrecks in May 1942: The list of shipwrecks in May 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during May 1942.1 May : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the Pacific Ocean ...

List of shipwrecks in June 1942: The list of shipwrecks in June 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during June 1942.1 June : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the Caribbean Se...

List of shipwrecks in July 1942: The list of shipwrecks in July 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during July 1942.1 July : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the Caribbean Se...

List of shipwrecks in August 1942: The list of shipwrecks in August 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during August 1942.1 August For the foundering of the British cargo ship Lavington Court on this d...

List of shipwrecks in September 1942: The list of shipwrecks in September 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1942.1 September : World War II: The coaster was torpedoed and sunk in the ...

List of shipwrecks in October 1942: The list of shipwrecks in October 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during October 1942.1 October For the sinking of the British cargo ship Siam II on this day, see ...

List of shipwrecks in November 1942: The list of shipwrecks in November 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during November 1942.1 November : World War II: Continuation War: The cargo ship was torpedoe...

List of shipwrecks in December 1942: The list of shipwrecks in December 1942 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during December 1942.1 December : : World War II: Convoy SC 110: The cargo ship collided with ...

Dimitrios shipwreck: Dimitrios (Greek Δημήτριος) is a Greek shipwreck famous due to its picturesque location on an easily accessible sandy beach near Gythio, Greece. "Dimitrios" (previously named "Klintholm"), a ...

List of shipwrecks in January 1941: List of shipwrecks in January 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during January 1941.1 January : World War II: The cargo ship struck a mine and was damaged in the ...

List of shipwrecks in February 1941: The list of shipwrecks in February 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during February 1941.1 February : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed, shelled and sun...

List of shipwrecks in March 1941: The list of shipwrecks in March 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during March 1941.1 March : World War II: Convoy HX 109: The tanker was torpedoed and sunk in th...

List of shipwrecks in April 1941: The list of shipwrecks in April 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during April 1941.1 April : World War II: The cargo ship was intercepted in the Red Sea by an...

List of shipwrecks in May 1941: The list of shipwrecks in May 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during May 1941.1 May : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the Mediterranean S...

List of shipwrecks in June 1941: The list of shipwrecks in June 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during June 1941.1 June : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic Oce...

List of shipwrecks in July 1941: The list of shipwrecks in July 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during July 1941.1 July Adjutant : World War II: The minelayer suffered engine failure off the Cha...

List of shipwrecks in August 1941: The list of shipwrecks in August 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during August 1941.1 August : The cargo liner ran aground in the Calabar River, Nigeria and was...

List of shipwrecks in September 1941: The list of shipwrecks in September 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1941. 1 September : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in ...

List of shipwrecks in October 1941: The list of shipwrecks in October 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during October 1941.1 October : World War II: Convoy ON 19: The tanker straggled behind the co...

List of shipwrecks in November 1941: The list of shipwrecks in November 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during November 1941.1 November For the loss of the Italian cargo ship Margiola on this day, see...

List of shipwrecks in December 1941: The list of shipwrecks in December 1941 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during December 1941.1 December : World War II: The passenger ship was shelled and sunk in th...

List of shipwrecks in January 1940: The list of shipwrecks in January 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during January 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 Ja...

List of shipwrecks in February 1940: The list of shipwrecks in February 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during February 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 ...

List of shipwrecks in March 1940: The list of shipwrecks in March 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during March 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II. 1 M...

List of shipwrecks in April 1940: The list of shipwrecks in April 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during April 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II. 1 A...

List of shipwrecks in May 1940: The list of shipwrecks in May 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during May 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 May : T...

List of shipwrecks in June 1940: The list of shipwrecks in June 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during June 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II. 1 Jun...

List of shipwrecks in July 1940: The list of shipwrecks in 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 July For the loss ...

List of shipwrecks in August 1940: The list of shipwrecks in August 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during August 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 Augu...

List of shipwrecks in September 1940: The list of shipwrecks in September 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II....

List of shipwrecks in October 1940: The list of shipwrecks in October 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during October 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 O...

List of shipwrecks in November 1940: The list of shipwrecks in 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 November : Worl...

List of shipwrecks in December 1940: The list of shipwrecks in December 1940 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during December 1940. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 ...

List of shipwrecks in January 1939: The list of shipwrecks in January 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during January 1939. 1 January : The cargo ship ran aground in a storm at Bender Eregli. ...

List of shipwrecks in February 1939: The list of shipwrecks in February 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during February 1939. 1 February : The cargo ship ran aground at Port Pirie, South Austra...

List of shipwrecks in May 1939: The list of shipwrecks in May 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during May 1939.1 May : The cargo ship ran aground at Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, United K...

List of shipwrecks in June 1939: The list of shipwrecks in June 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during June 1939. 1 June : The cargo ship ran aground off Terschelling, Netherlands. : The T...

List of shipwrecks in July 1939: The list of shipwrecks in July 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during July 1939.2 July : The cargo ship ran aground at Östergarn, Sweden. Refloated on 4 July. ...

List of shipwrecks in September 1939: The list of shipwrecks in September 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1939. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II....

List of shipwrecks in October 1939: The list of shipwrecks in October 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during October 1939. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 Oc...

List of shipwrecks in November 1939: The list of shipwrecks in November 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during November 1939. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II.1 ...

List of shipwrecks in December 1939: The list of shipwrecks in December 1939 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during December 1939. Most of the ships listed here were lost in connection with World War II. ...

List of shipwrecks in January 1943: The list of shipwrecks in January 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during January 1943.1 January : World War II: Convoy UGS 3: The Liberty ship was torpedoed and sun...

List of shipwrecks in February 1943: The list of shipwrecks in February 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during February 1943.1 February : World War II: Operation Ke: The was bombed and sunk in the Pac...

List of shipwrecks in March 1943: The list of shipwrecks in March 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during March 1943.1 March : World War II: The motor schooner was bombed and sunk at Naples by Royal ...

List of shipwrecks in April 1943: The list of shipwrecks in April 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during April 1943.1 April Lubiana : World War II: The Beograd-class destroyer was either sunk by Roya...

List of shipwrecks in May 1943: The list of shipwrecks in May 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during May 1943.1 May : World War II: Convoy MW 27 from Alexandria to Malta: The troopship was hit by ...

List of shipwrecks in June 1943: The list of shipwrecks in June 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during June 1943.1 June : World War II: The cargo ship struck a mine and sank off Northern Norway. :...

List of shipwrecks in July 1943: The list of shipwrecks in July 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during July 1943.1 July : The cargo ship collided in the Atlantic Ocean with and was severely dama...

List of shipwrecks in August 1943: The list of shipwrecks in August 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during August 1943.1 August : World War II: Convoy TJ 2: The cargo liner was ordered to leave the c...

List of shipwrecks in September 1943: The list of shipwrecks in 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 1943.1 September : World War II: The (or possibly I-20) was depth charged and sunk in the Coral Sea...

List of shipwrecks in October 1943: The list of shipwrecks in October 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during October 1943.1 October : World War II: Convoy MKS 26: The tanker was torpedoed and sunk in ...

List of shipwrecks in November 1943: The list of shipwrecks in November 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during November 1943.1 November : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk by aircraft...

List of shipwrecks in December 1943: The list of shipwrecks in December 1943 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during December 1943.1 December : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the Paci...

List of shipwrecks in January 1944: The list of shipwrecks in January 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during January 1944.1 January : World War II: The cargo ship struck a mine and sank off Anholt, De...

List of shipwrecks in February 1944: The list of shipwrecks in February 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during February 1944.1 February Agia Paraskevi : World War II: The sailing ship was rammed and sun...

List of shipwrecks in March 1944: The list of shipwrecks in March 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during March 1944.1 March : World War II: The was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean off Port...

List of shipwrecks in April 1944: The list of shipwrecks in April 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during April 1944.1 April : World War II: The United Africa Company 5,277 grt cargo ship was torpedo...

List of shipwrecks in May 1944: The list of shipwrecks in May 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during May 1944.1 May : World War II: The Harbor Defence Motor Launch sank in the Aegean Sea in a sto...

List of shipwrecks in June 1944: The list of shipwrecks in June 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during June 1944.1 June : World War II: The cargo ship was bombed and sunk by aircraft off Stad, Norw...

List of shipwrecks in July 1944: The list of shipwrecks in July 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during July 1944.1 July : World War II: The burned at Freetown. : World War II: The burned at Fr...

List of shipwrecks in August 1944: The list of shipwrecks in August 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during August 1944.1 August 2 August : World War II: The was torpedoed and sunk in the Atlantic Oce...

List of shipwrecks in September 1944: The list of shipwrecks in September 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during September 1944.1 September : World War II: The coaster struck a mine and sank at Lepsøre...

List of shipwrecks in October 1944: The list of shipwrecks in October 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during October 1944.1 October : World War II: Convoy No. 3927: The was torpedoed and sunk in the ...

List of shipwrecks in November 1944: The list of shipwrecks in November 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during November 1944.1 November : World War II: The was sunk in the Leyte Gulf by a Japanese kam...

List of shipwrecks in December 1944: The list of shipwrecks in December 1944 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during December 1944.1 December : World War II: The ferry struck a mine and sank in the Gulf of P...

List of shipwrecks in 2012: The list of shipwrecks in 2012 includes all ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 2012. January 1 January : The hopper vessel sank at Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Safina : ...

Lucerne (shipwreck): The Lucerne was a commercial schooner. In November 1886, it sank due to bad weather in Lake Superior, off the coast of Long Island in Chequamegon Bay. The site of the wreck was added to the National R...

Moonlight (shipwreck): The Moonlight was a schooner that sank in Lake Superior off the coast of Michigan Island. The wreckage site was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2008. History Moonlight was built i...

Noquebay (shipwreck): The Noquebay was a wooden modified schooner that sank in Lake Superior off the coast of Stockton Island, in Chequamegon Bay. The wreckage site was added to the National Register of Historic Places in ...

Sevona (shipwreck): The Sevona was a steamboat that sank in Lake Superior off the coast of Sand Island in Bayfield County, Wisconsin, United States. The wreckage site was added to the National Register of Historic Places...

List of shipwrecks of Asia: This is a list of shipwrecks located in or around the continent of Asia. Arabia BahrainQatarSaudi ArabiaUnited Arab EmiratesYemenBangladeshBruneiBurmaChinaEast TimorHong KongIndiaIndonesiaJapanLeban...

List of shipwrecks of Europe: This is a list of shipwrecks located in and around the continent of Europe. AlbaniaBelgiumBulgariaCanary IslandsCorsicaCroatiaCyprusDenmarkEstoniaFaroe IslandsFinlandFranceGermanyGibraltarGreeceIcela...

List of shipwrecks of North America: This is a list of shipwrecks located in or around North America. BermudaCanadaCaribbean BahamasBritish Virgin IslandsCubaDominican RepublicGranadaHaitiLesser AntillesSaint VincentTurks and Caicos I...

List of shipwrecks of Africa: This is a list of shipwrecks located in or around the continent of Africa. East Africa EritreaKenyaMozambiqueSomaliaTanzaniaLake VictoriaLake AlbertMadagascarNorth Africa AlgeriaEgyptLibyaMorocco/Wes...

List of shipwrecks of South America: This is a list of shipwrecks located in or around South America. ArgentinaBrazilChileEcuadorFalkland IslandsGalápagos IslandsPeruUruguay...

List of shipwrecks of Oceania: This is a list of shipwrecks located in the region of Oceania.AustraliaFederated States of Micronesia Chuuk During World War II, Chuuk Lagoon (then known as Truk) was the logistical hub of Japan's ope...

List of shipwrecks in international waters: This is a list of shipwrecks located in international waters. Arctic OceanBarents SeaGreenland SeaAtlantic OceanIndian OceanPacific OceanSouthern Ocean...

List of shipwrecks in January 1945: The list of shipwrecks in January 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during January 1945.1 January : World War II: The cargo ship was sunk by a mine off Mergui. 2 Ja...

List of shipwrecks in February 1945: The list of shipwrecks in February 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during February 1945.1 February : World War II: The was bombed and sunk in the Balintang Channe...

List of shipwrecks in March 1945: The list of shipwrecks in March 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during March 1945.1 March : World War II: The Transport was sunk off Kuji Bay, Amami-o-Jima in th...

List of shipwrecks in April 1945: The list of shipwrecks in April 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during April 1945.1 April : World War II: The cargo ship was scuttled or beached off Littlehampton, ...

List of shipwrecks in May 1945: The list of shipwrecks in May 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during May 1945.1 May : World War II: The Torpedo Boat was scuttled at Trieste. : End of World War II...

List of shipwrecks in June 1945: The list of shipwrecks in June 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during June 1945.1 June : World War II: The cargo ship was torpedoed and sunk in the Java Sea off Mat...

List of shipwrecks in July 1945: The list of shipwrecks in July 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during July 1945.1 July : World War II: The Type D Coast Defence Frigate was torpedoed and sunk in th...

List of shipwrecks in August 1945: The list of shipwrecks in August 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during August 1945.3 August : The coaster collided with off Holyhead, Anglesey and sank. All fift...

List of shipwrecks in November 1945: The list of shipwrecks in November 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during November 1945.1 November : The cargo ship was scuttled in the Bay of Biscay, France with ...

List of shipwrecks in December 1945: The list of shipwrecks in December 1945 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during December 1945.1 December : The cargo ship struck a mine and sank off the Gironde estuary, ...

List of shipwrecks of Cornwall (20th century): The list of shipwrecks of Cornwall (20th century) lists the ships which sank on or near the coasts of mainland Cornwall in that period. The list includes ships that sustained a damaged hull, which wer...

List of shipwrecks of Canada: This is a list of shipwrecks located in or off the coast of Canada.British ColumbiaManitobaNew BrunswickNewfoundland and LabradorNorthwest TerritoriesNova ScotiaNunavutOntarioPrince Edward IslandQuebe...

List of shipwrecks of California: This is a list of shipwrecks located in Californian waters. Del Norte CountyHumboldt CountyLos Angeles CountyMarin CountyMendocino CountyOrange CountySan Diego CountySan Francisco CountySan Luis Obi...

List of shipwrecks of Florida: This is a list of shipwrecks located in, and off the coast of, Florida.Bay CountyBrevard CountyBroward CountyCharlotte CountyDixie CountyDuval CountyEscambia CountyFranklin CountyHillsborough CountyMa...

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