DescriptionCapsized and sank moments after her naming and launching at a shipyard in Govan Glasgow, Scotland, on 3 July 1883. When launched, she had a work crew aboard to continue fitting out the ship. Although 70 people were saved, an estimated 124–195 died, which included many young boys.
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost160
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Daphne_(1883)