SS Princess Alice



DescriptionOn 3 September 1878 the pleasure steamer was making what was billed as a "Moonlight Trip" to Gravesend and back. Bywell Castle collided with her off Tripcock Point. Princess Alice broke in two and sank within four minutes with an estimated 600 deaths.
Year1878
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost600
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Princess_Alice_(1865)