Shipwrecks of Cork Harbour

1840 - 1998





This site details just some of the shipwrecks of Cork Harbour, Ireland, over the past two centuries.

Cork Harbour is known worldwide for being the last port of call of the Titanic, and is the final resting place of the White Star Line Celtic and the German gun runner Aud among others.

Roches Point lighthouse, at entrance to Cork Harbour


For a brief maritime history of the port follow the link opposite.

There are also a number of views of the harbour, from the beginning of the Twentieth Century to the present.

The stranding of the Vanguard in 1844


Underwater image of wreck of Aud
(Courtesy of Joseph Lynch)

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Site last updated 09th Dec 2007

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