HMS Eurydice



DescriptionOn 24 March 1878, the training ship Eurydice was caught in a heavy snow storm off the Isle of Wight, capsized, and sank. Two of the ship's 378 crew and trainees survived; most of those who were not carried down with the ship died of exposure in the freezing waters.
Year1878
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost376
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Eurydice_(1841)