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The First of May was wrecked in Prior's Haven on 21st December 1876.

1. Look for the names of any other wrecks on that day.

2. Which port was First of May hoping to reach?


The Peggy was wrecked on the Black Middens on 13th October 1891.

3.Who was given two medals for bravery on that day?

4. What cargo was Peggy carrying?


The Light of the Harem was wrecked behind the pier on 8th February 1870.

What was the weather like on 8th February 1870?

6. How did the T.V.L.B. pass messages to the crew?



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