Pacific (1)



DescriptionA wooden-hulled sidewheel paddle steamer that disappeared with all hands sometime after she left Liverpool on 23 January 1856. Contemporaries concluded she had probably hit an iceberg off Newfoundland, as the ice had been particularly extensive that year.
Year1856
Nationaliy of ShipUnited States
Lives Lost186
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Pacific_(1849)