Doddington



DescriptionOn 17 July 1755 the Honourable East India Company ship was wrecked at Bird Island in Algoa Bay near present day Port Elizabeth after she struck a rock. Of 270 crew and passengers, 23 survived.
Year1755
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost247
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doddington_(East_Indiaman)