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Illyrian
Location  

Place Name : Cape Clear, Baltimore, Ireland

Lat / Long : 0 ° 0 ' 0 '' - - 0 ° 0' 0'' - System used to obtain Long / Lat : unknown
OS Grid Ref - Square : 0 8 Figure : 0
Construction
Type : steamer Built : 1867  
Shipyard :
Hull material :  
Dimensions
Size : 2967 tonnes Length : m Beam : m
History
Sunk : May 1884 Cause : Hit cliffs in fog Date Found :
Depth
  Shallowest Deepest
Top : 0 m 0 m
Deck :
0 m 0 m
Bed : 17 m 0 m
Postition
Orientation : unknown Lying : unknown Condition : Extensive breakup
Seabed Type : Unknown
Artifacts :
Wreck Owner
Owner : -
Access : unknown
War Grave : Unknown Protected :
Restrictions :
When to Dive Best time to dive the wreck, relative to high wate
0 - hours 0 - minutes - - high water
General Information :
Small Boat Launching :
Notes :

The impact of the boat hitting the cliff caused a section of cliff about 5.5m long to fall on to the ship but luckily all the crew survived

References :
Link to More Info :
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Name : From a dive on :
Supplementary Imformation
Added by:
niallcallan
Posted on : June 4, 2008
RESTRICTION: All wreck in Irish waters which are over 100 years old are protected under the National Monuments Acts 1930-2004 and you must have a lice3nce from the National Monuments Service in order to dive on them. You can find more info on licencing on www.archaeology.ie

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