Unidentified Shipwrecks 013119
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SHIP'S NAMESETREPORTED BYVESSEL TYPEYEAR LOSTMNTH LOSTDAY LOSTLOCATION LOSTLATITUDE LOSTLONGITUDE LOSTCAUSE OF LOSSMASTERDEPTHCOMMENTSSOURCEAUTHOR
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Unidentified020119Dutch Ship1620Sandy HookStrandedAshore
First recorded shipwreck in NJ
The New Jersey ShoreJohn T Cunningham
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Unidentified0Sloop 11705420BarnegatStranded
Archibald Morris
Ashore
Crew saved; ship/cargo lost
NJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop 21705420BarnegatStranded
Capt Saunders
Ashore
Crew saved; ship/cargo lost
NJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop 31705420BarnegatStrandedCapt JonesAshore
Crew saved; ship/cargo lost
NJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1724910Cape MayStranded
Thomas Moussel
AshoreRefloated NJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0British Brig1733720Cape May N 15 miMutanyPrisoners
Capt & crew killed and thrown overboard
Broken SparsDowney
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Unidentified0William LeacraftShip174047Sandy Hook SDismastedCapt AllairProbably strandedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship1743728Cape MayStrandedStuartAshoreMay be hopelessA colonial ScrapbookPaul G Burgess
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Unidentified0Ship174639HighlandsSunk4 drowned
Coffin, etc of Mr. Carney
Broken SparsDowney
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Unidentified0Sloop1747717Egg HarborStrandedGibbsAshoreShip & cargo lostA colonial ScrapbookPaul G Burgess
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Unidentified0Sloop1747720Egg Harbor
Stranded/burned
HughesCrew escaped
Chased ashore by privateer
A colonial ScrapbookPaul G Burgess
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Unidentified0Privateer sloop1747721Bombay Hook, DEPilaged
Took 13 ships during raids
A colonial ScrapbookPaul G Burgess
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Unidentified0Ship1749410MiddletownSunk3 drowned3 saved from mastBroken SparsDowney
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Unidentified0Sloop17491010Sandy HookStrandedDickinsonAshoreRefloatedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig17491010Sandy HookStrandedDunbibinAshoreMay be hopelessNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop 117491029Egg HarborStrandedDavidsonAshorecrew & cargo savedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop 217491029Egg HarborStrandedAshorecrew & cargo savedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1750123Sandy HookStrandedAshoreCrew and rum savedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1750215Sandy Hook, East BankStrandedKipAshoreFeared lostNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig1750314BarnegatStrandedCrowellAshoreShip/cargo lostNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig17521026SquanStrandedAshoreNo masts or peopleNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1752121Sandy HookDismastedLyellArrivedLost mast in swellNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0ClarkeSloop1753121Barnegat N 4 miStrandedShearmanAshorePresumed refloatedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop175437BarnegatStrandedAshoreCrew & cargo savedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Capt. SeymourSloops (2)1754512BarnegatStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1755314Sandy HookStrandedDrungoldAshorePresumed refloatedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0LaycraftVessel1755323Great Egg Harbor S StrandedAshorePecks BeachA colonial ScrapbookPaul G Burgess
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Unidentified0Sloop1757210Egg HarbourLostCowplandNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Boat175753Long Island, NYCapsizedStoutseamanNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Schooner1757125Cape MayStrandedWoodburyAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1757127Rockaway Beach, NYStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1758119Cape May N 6 mi
Lost bow sprit & rudder
PineNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop17581020Great Egg HarborStrandedRobinsonAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Schooner17581024BarnegatStrandedWentworthAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop17581025Barnegat NEStrandedBenjaminAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Snow17591225Cape MayStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Boat17591231CapsizedRandleNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig1760114New York HarborStruck IceSavedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship1760316The CapesStrandedJonesAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig1760316The CapesStrandedBrownAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Schooner1760316The CapesStrandedCottonAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig1760316Cape MayStrandedCochranAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1760316Cape MayStrandedAlbertsonAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1760316Cape MayStrandedRobertsonAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Snow1760106Sandy Hook SECapsizedHayetAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship1761320Sandy Hook SStrandedPattersonAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Snow1761729Cape May
Sprung a leak
MarbleheadAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0DurhamShip1762329Cape MayStrandedReynoldsAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig176283BarnegatStrandedHolwayAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0McCleanSnow1762823Barnegat InletStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Coaster1763727ShrewsburyStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0BrookesSloop1763107
Great Egg Harbour S 10 mi
StrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Schooner17631024Sandy Hook E 40 miSunkLostNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship1763128BarnegatStrandedCochranAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig176442Sandy HookStrandedPrestonAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1764126Egg HarborStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop176522Sandy HookCollisionYeamansSunkBroken SparsDowney
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Unidentified0Sloop1766313Egg HarbourStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0CampbellPilot Boat1766318Cape May
Sprung a leak
BrowneAdriftNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship176647Sandy HookStrandedSmithAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop176712Sandy Hook
Sprung a leak
MinckLostNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Phoenix0Schooner1767115Egg HarbourStrandedGardinerGot offA colonial ScrapbookPaul G Burgess
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Unidentified0MansfieldBrig1768320Five Fathom BankBroken upLostNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship176861Little Egg HarborStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0HyltonShip17681125Great Egg Harbour StrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop176951Shrewsbury InletStrandedPereauAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig176998Cape MayStrandedReadAshorePennsylvania Chronicle
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Unidentified0Sloop176998Egg HarbourStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop Small176998BarnegatStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop Large176998BarnegatStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Shallop176998BarnegatStrandedRefloatedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0HiggsSloop1769910Cape May N 24 miDriftingDerelictPennsylvania Gazette
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Unidentified0Sloop1769911Great Egg HarbourStrandedAshorePennsylvania Gazette
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Unidentified0Sloop17691220Sandy Hook S 7 miStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Pilot Boat1771225Sandy HookSunkLostNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Schooner17711213Cape May N 12 miStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Schooner177281Island BeachStrandedAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig177292BarnegatStrandedMilesAshoreNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1773317Offshore 20 mi
Sprung a leak
SennotSunkNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship1773419Cape MayIn distressLeathersSurvivedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1774215BarnegatStrandedAshoreCargo savedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0NixonSloop17741126Sandy HookAbandoned
Holder Anthony
Lost1 crew savedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship1777220Sandy HookStrandedAshoreBritish supply shipNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship177733Sandy HookStrandedAshoreCargo savedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig177733DealStrandedAshoreSame as 7/25/1777?NJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Schooner1777425Egg HarbourStrandedAshore
Forced ashore by British
NJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig1777725DealStrandedAshoreTaken by privateersNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brigantine1777111Shrewsbury InletStrandedAbandoned
Loyalists seized a schooner
NJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship177817Delaware BayCut by iceAshoreBritish cargo salvagedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship1778121Toms RiverWreckedAshore
2 Patriot vessels wrecked
NJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop1778928Cranberry InletStolenRemovedBritish raid took sloopNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship1778129BarnegatStrandedAshore
Patriots took cargo and prisoners
NJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop17781213Sandy HookCapsizedLostAll hands lostNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Sloop17781221Sandy HookCapsizedAll lostNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Ship177911Tuckers IslandStrandedLost30 people lostNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts
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Unidentified0Brig177911South AmboyStrandedAshoreBritish ship 12 gunsBroken SparsDowney
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Unidentified0Ship177911Squan InletStrandedAshoreBritish ship 20 gunsBroken SparsDowney
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Unidentified0
British Man-o-war
1779112Egg HarbourStrandedLostCrew capturedA colonial ScrapbookPaul G Burgess
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Unidentified0Schooner177979Sandy HookCapsizedLostCrew savedNJ Archives - Newspaper Extracts