ID: 1214 Name: Choice
Inserted: 11.12.2012
Country of origin: England
Date: 19th century
Sinking time: 12.09.1860 Propulsion: sailing ship
Address: Territorial sea, Läänemeri
Purpose: merchant ship
Vessel type: brig
Cargo: coal
Story of Sinking: The English ship (captain George Park and seven crew members) ran aground while on her way from Newcastle to Kronstadt.
Object Data: carrying capacity 225 tons, draft 12 feet
Description of Location: in the waters of Pilguse manor, Saaremaa
Archival Reference: EAA.625.1.528
Resource Links & Literature: Livländische Gouvernements-Zeitung, 331.10.1860hdea.nlib.ee/fullview.php