List of shipwrecks in 1817

The list of shipwrecks in 1817 includes some ships sunk, wrecked or otherwise lost during 1817.

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January

1 January

List of shipwrecks: 1 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Better Luck Still  United Kingdom The ship departed from São Miguel, Azores. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[1]
Finch  United Kingdom The ship departed from Texel, North Holland, Netherlands for Liverpool, Lancashire. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[2]
Narova  Hamburg The ship departed from Cuxhaven for London, United Kingdom. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[3]

2 January

List of shipwrecks: 2 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Speculator  United Kingdom The ship departed from Pillau, Prussia for Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[4]

4 January

List of shipwrecks: 4 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Indefatigable  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Liverpool, Lancashire. She was on a voyage from Lisbon, Portugal to Liverpool.[5]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Great Yarmouth, Norfolk to Leith, Lothian.[6]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned off Newfoundland, British North America. She was on a voyage from St. John's Newfoundland to a Scottish port. Mary subsequently came ashore at Bay Bulls, Newfoundland and was wrecked.[7]
Pearl  United Kingdom The ship sank at the Isle of Skye. She was on a voyage from the River Clare to Greenock, Renfrewshire.[8]
Resolution  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore at Porthleven, Cornwall. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Oporto, Portugal to London.[5][9] Resolution broke up on 6 January.[10]

5 January

List of shipwrecks: 5 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Freundschaft  Hanover The ship was wrecked at Heligoland. She was on a voyage from Norden to London, United Kingdom.[11]
Gerarda Jacoba Louisa  Netherlands The ship foundered in the Vlie. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Berbice to Amsterdam, North Holland.[6]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the Bay of Bulls. She was on a voyage from Newfoundland to a Scottish port.[12]
Peace  United Kingdom The ship departed Smyrna, Ottoman Empire for Alexandria, Egypt. No further trace, presumed foundered in the Mediterranean Sea with the loss of all hands.[13]

6 January

List of shipwrecks: 6 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ceres  Netherlands The ship was lost near Boulogne, Pas-de-Calais, France. She was on a voyage from Demerara to Amsterdam, North Holland.[14]
Eclipse  United Kingdom The ship was driven in to Mary Fell at New Quay, Cardiganshire and sank. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Rio de Janeiro.[10]
Mary Fell  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at New Quay.[10]

7 January

List of shipwrecks: 7 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Alexis  Russia The full-rigged ship was driven ashore in a storm at Rio de Janeiro. She was refloated the next day.[15][16]
Charlotte  Russia The ship was driven ashore in a storm at Rio de Janeiro. She was refloated on 11 January.[15][16]
Cossack  United Kingdom The schooner capsized in a storm at Rio de Janeiro. She was later refloated.[15]
Herculese  Portugal The full-rigged ship was driven ashore in a storm at Rio de Janeiro. She was refloated the next day.[15][16]
Holland  United States The brig was driven ashore in a storm at Rio de Janeiro. She was refloated the next day.[15]

8 January

List of shipwrecks: 8 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Braddock  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Barnstaple, Devon. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to New York, United States.[1]
Dick  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Aberdovey, Cardiganshire. She was on a voyage from London to Aberdovey.[6]
Hermanus  Netherlands The ship sank at Rotterdam, South Holland.[6]
Lord Nelson  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Hellevoetsluis, South Holland, Netherlands.[6][14]

9 January

List of shipwrecks: 9 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Harmonie Hamburg The ship capsized at Cuxhaven. She was on a voyage from the Gulf of Venice to Cuxhaven.[17]

10 January

List of shipwrecks: 10 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ceres  Netherlands The ship was wrecked near Boulogne, Pas-de-Calais, France with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Demerara to Amsterdam, North Holland.[6]
Le Jeune François  France The ship was wrecked in the English Channel 14 leagues (42 nautical miles (78 km)) south west of The Lizard, Cornwall, United Kingdom.[18]

12 January

List of shipwrecks: 12 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Fame  United States The ship was wrecked on Harbour Island, Bahamas. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Boston, Massachusetts to Havana, Cuba.[19]

13 January

List of shipwrecks: 13 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Albion  United Kingdom The ship was lost off Trincomalee, Ceylon. Her crew and passengers were rescued. She was on a voyage from Madras, India, to London.[20]

14 January

List of shipwrecks: 14 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Agnes  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Bay of Biscay with the loss of all hands. She was bound for the Cape of Good Hope.[21]
Millbanke  United Kingdom The ship struck a rock and sank at Sunderland, County Durham.[21]

15 January

List of shipwrecks: 15 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Adelaide  France The ship capsized in the English Channel off Berville, Seine-Inférieure during a squall. She was on a voyage from Havre de Grâce to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure.[21]
Brothers  United Kingdom The ship was last seen on this date whilst on a voyage from Bilbao, Spain to the United Kingdom. Presumed to have subsequently foundered with the loss of all hands.[15]
Independent  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Horsey, Norfolk. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Málaga, Spain to Hull, Yorkshire.[21]
Owner's Delight  United Kingdom The sloop was wrecked at Dartmouth, Devon. She was on a voyage from Portsmouth, Hampshire to Plymouth, Devon.[22]
Robusto  Portugal The ship was driven ashore in the Straits of Banca. She was on a voyage from China to Rio de Janeiro.[23] Robusto was later refloated with assistance from Addison ( United States).[24]
Sir Alexander Ball  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Livorno, Grand Duchy of Tuscany. She was on a voyage from San Domingue to Livorno.[25] Sir Alexander Ball was later refloated and taken in to Livorno.[26]

16 January

List of shipwrecks: 16 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Paix  France The ship was wrecked at Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure with some loss of life. She was on a voyage from Bayonne, Basses-Pyrénées to Havre de Grâce.[21]

17 January

List of shipwrecks: 17 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Good Hope India The ship was driven ashore near Trincomalee, Ceylon.[27]
Paquette de Cádiz  Spain The ship was driven ashore and damaged at Berville, Seine-Inférieure, France. She was on a voyage from Cádiz to Havre de Grâce and Rouen, Seine-Inférieure. Paquette de Cádiz was later refloated.[11]
Thomas and Margaret  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near "Lochendahl". She was on a voyage from Strangford, County Down to Londonderry.[1]
Unity  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off Orfordness, Suffolk.[25]

18 January

List of shipwrecks: 18 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Brothers Return  United States The ship was driven ashore at Gibraltar.[28] She was on a voyage from Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France to the United States.[7]
Dove  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Great Orme, Caernarfonshire. She was on a voyage from Cork to Liverpool, Lancashire.[21]
Fox  United States The ship was wrecked on The Vineyard. She was on a voyage from Guadaloupe to Boston, Massachusetts.[29]
Norfolk Packet  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked in Caernarvon Bay. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Baltimore, Maryland, United States to Liverpool.[21]
Oak  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Gibraltar.[28] She was later refloated.[30]
Robuste  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Straits of Banca.[31]

19 January

List of shipwrecks: 19 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Friendship  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Cape Sable Island, British North America. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Saint Lucia to Halifax, Nova Scotia, British North America.[32]
Peace  United Kingdom The ship sank on the Newcombe Sand, in the North Sea off Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.[33]
Peace  United Kingdom The ship sank in the River Tay.[25]

20 January

List of shipwrecks: 20 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Active  United Kingdom The sloop was driven ashore and wrecked in Sandy Haven Bay. She was on a voyage from Bristol, Gloucestershire to Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire.[34]
Albion  United Kingdom The smack was sunk at Plymouth, Devon with the loss of all hands.[35] She was on a voyage from Southampton, Hampshire to Plymouth.[36]
Ann  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Newlyn,[37] or Penzance, Cornwall.[36]
Blue Bonnet  United Kingdom The ship foundered 1.5 nautical miles (2.8 km) off Girvan, Ayrshire with the loss of all hands.[38]
Deptford  United Kingdom The brig was wrecked in Whitesand Bay with the loss of all hands.[34][35][36]
Dove  United Kingdom The ship was sunk at Newlyn,[37] or Penzance, Cornwall.[36]
Fairy  United Kingdom The ship was sunk at Newlyn,[37] or Penzance.[36]
Farmer's Delight  United Kingdom The sloop was lost in Deadman's Bay.[37] Her crew were rescued.[36]
HMS Jasper  Royal Navy The Cherokee-class brig-sloop was driven ashore and wrecked at Plymouth with the loss of all but two of those on board, in excess of 80 people.[39][40][41]
Jane  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Ayr. She was on a voyage from Ayr to Cork.[25]
Kitty  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Newlyn,[37] or sank at Penzance. She was on a voyage from Cork to London.[36]
HMRC Lapwing HM Board of Revenue The cutter was driven ashore and wrecked at Plymouth.[40][42] Her crew were rescued.[36]
Louisa  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak in the North Sea off Flamborough Head, Yorkshire. She put into North Shields, County Durham where she sank.[43]
Maria  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in Bigbury Bay.[17] She was on a voyage from Seville, Spain to London.[36]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Lyme, Dorset.[40]
Morning Star  United States The ship was driven ashore on the Bahama Bank. She was on a voyage from Charleston, South Carolina to Havana, Cuba.[44]
Princess Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Plymouth with the loss of up to ten lives. There were seventeen survivors.[35][40][41][42]
Sir John Moore  United Kingdom The sloop was lost near Campbeltown, Argyllshire. Her crew were rescued.[11]
Springvale  United Kingdom The ship foundered off Dunure, Ayrshire. She was on a voyage from Irvine, Ayrshire to Dublin.[25]
HMS Telegraph  Royal Navy The schooner was driven ashore and wrecked at Mount Batten, Devon with the loss of a crew member.[42]
Trois Amis  France The ship was lost near Bridport, Dorset with the loss of all but one of those on board.[17] She was on a voyage from Bordeaux, Gironde to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure.[36]
Union  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Lyme.[40]
Volante  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Lyme.[40]

21 January

List of shipwrecks: 21 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Golden Grove  United Kingdom Golden Grove, Taylor, master, ran aground on the Sow and Pigs Sandbank, in the North Sea off the coast of Northumberland. She was on a voyage from Gothenburg, Sweden to Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham.[11]

22 January

List of shipwrecks: 22 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Catharine  United Kingdom The ship ran aground and sank at the mouth of the River Mersey. She was on a voyage from Leith, Lothian to Liverpool, Lancashire.[36] She was refloated on 1 February.[45]
Catherine  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at the mouth of the River Mersey.[17] Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Liverool to Newry, County Antrim.[5] She was refloated on 1 February.[25]
Dolphin  Netherlands The ship capsized on the North Gull Sandbank, in the North Sea off Margate, Kent, United Kingdom.[34]
Jane  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at the Neyland Rock, Kent. She was refloated the next day and taken in to Margate, Kent. Jane was on a voyage from Penryn, Cornwall to Chatham, Kent.[36]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the English Channel off Berry Head, Devon. She was on a voyage from Viana do Castelo, Portugal to Plymouth and Teignmouth, Devon.[11]
Perseverance  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Harwich, Essex. She was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland to Harwich.[11]
Two Friends  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Lowestoft, Suffolk.[11]

23 January

List of shipwrecks: 23 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
L'Ameçon  France The brig was driven ashore and wrecked at Gunwalloe, Cornwall, United Kingdom with the loss of nine of her crew. There were nine survivors. She was on a voyage from Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure.[11][46]
Dolphin  Netherlands The ship capsized at Ramsgate, Kent, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Rotterdam, South Holland to Surinam.[36] Dolphin was later refloated.[11]
Phœnix  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned in the North Sea off Whitby, Yorkshire.[46] Her crew were rescued by Betty ( United Kingdom).[11]
William  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Rattray Head, Aberdeenshire. She was on a voyage from Inverness to Sunderland, County Durham.[45]

24 January

List of shipwrecks: 24 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Cornwall  United Kingdom A King's Yard lighter ran into Cornwall in the Gull Stream as Cornwall was setting out for Isle of France. The accident caused so much damage that Cornwall had to return to the Thames for repairs.[47]
Sourie Sweden The ship departed from Gothenburg. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[4][48]

25 January

List of shipwrecks: 25 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
America  United States The ship was driven ashore at "Vintry". She was on a voyage from New York to Liverpool, Lancashire, United Kingdom.[25]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was run down and sunk in the North Sea off Robin Hoods Bay, Yorkshire. Her crew were rescued.[33]
Selina  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Lamlash, Isle of Arran. She was on a voyage from Whitehaven, Cumberland to Limerick.[49]

26 January

List of shipwrecks: 26 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
John  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Irish Sea off the Isle of Man with the loss of two of her crew.[49]

27 January

List of shipwrecks: 27 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Atalanta  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Venice, Kingdom of Lombardy-Venetia with the loss of four of her crew. She was on a voyage from Ithaca, Greece to Trieste. Atalanta was refloated on 1 February and taken in to Venice.[7][50][51]

28 January

List of shipwrecks: 28 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Peter  United Kingdom The ship was lost on this date. She was on a voyage from St. Mary's to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.[52]

29 January

List of shipwrecks: 29 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
El Mundo  Spain The ship was driven ashore at Gibraltar. She was on a voyage from El Vendrell to Cadiz.[7][28]
Mercurius  Netherlands The ship was wrecked at Brielle, South Holland. She was on a voyage from Maassluis, South Holland to London, United Kingdom.[49]
Richard & Margaret  United States The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (50°55′N 22°40′W). Hew crew were rescued by Mohawk ( United States). Richard and Margaret was on a voyage from New York to Bristol, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom.[53]

31 January

List of shipwrecks: 31 January 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Catharine  United States The ship was wrecked on the west coast of Bermuda. She was on a voyage from Buenos Aires to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[52]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Alompri  United States The ship was driven ashore in the Abaco Islands. She was on a voyage from New York to New Orleans, Louisiana.[1]
Barbara  United Kingdom The ship departed from London for Tenerife, Spain. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[54]
Boreas Sweden The ship was driven ashore on Dragør, Denmark in early January. She was on a voyage from St. Ubes, Spain to Vyborg, Russia.[46]
Ceres  United Kingdom The ship departed from King's Lynn, Norfolk for Leith, Lothian. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[7]
Diana Jamaica The pilot boat departed from Kingston for Havana, Cuba. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[55]
Edmund  Netherlands The ship foundered whilst on a voyage from Amsterdam, South Holland to Riga, Russia.[49]
Eleanor  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the Irish Sea. She was discovered by HMS Mosquidobit ( Royal Navy) on 15 January and was towed in to Dublin.[8]
Farnham  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Chester, Cheshire. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Chester to Plymouth, Devon or Portsmouth, Hampshire.[10]
Golden Grove  United Kingdom Golden Grove, Butcher, master, from Dantzig, was reported to have gotten into Eartholm leaky and was expected to be obliged to discharge.[11]
Hope  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in the Magdalen Islands, British North America. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Miramichi Bay to Greenock, Renfrewshire.[51]
Johanna Sweden The ship was driven ashore on Dragor in early January. She was on a voyage from Helsinki to Oporto, Portugal.[56]
John and Samuel British North America The ship foundered off Richibucto, New Brunswick.[17]
Jonge Charles  Netherlands The ship was lost off "Hitland" (Shetland). Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Bergen, Norway to Amsterdam, North Holland.[57]
Julia British North America The ship was lost off Cape Sable Island with the loss of her captain. She was on a voyage from Halifax, Nova Scotia to St. Andrews, New Brunswick.[7][28]
London  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Irish Sea off Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire. She was on a voyage from London to Liverpool, Lancashire.[11]
New Orleans Missouri Territory The ship ran aground in the Abaco Islands. She was on a voyage from New York to New Orleans.[1]
Neptune  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Amelia Island, East Florida.[33]
Nerina  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in the St. Lawrence River.[1]
Purisima Concepcion  Spain The ship was wrecked at Corribide with the loss of all but three of her crew. She was on a voyage from Rio de Janeiro to A Coruña.[10]
Robert  United States The ship departed from New York for Kingston, Jamaica. No further trace, presumed foundered in the Atlantic Ocean with the loss of all hands.[58]
Nereide  France The ship was lost near Les Sables-d'Olonne, Vendée. She was on a voyage from Nantes, Loire-Inférieure to Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône.[49]
Rhine  Netherlands The ship was wrecked at Port Pim, Azores, Portugal in mid-January.[59] She was on a voyage from Amsterdam to Boston, Massachusetts, United States.[26]
Robert Hamilton  United Kingdom The ship departed from Berbice for London. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[23]
Sailor Boy  United States The schooner departed from "Gloster" for the West Indies in late January. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[24]
Trial  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on the coast of Jamaica in late January. She was on a voyage from Annatto Bay to Port Morant, Jamaica. Trial was later refloated and taken in to Sheerness Bay, Jamaica.[16][52]
Triton Isle of Man The ship departed from Whitehaven, Cumberland for Ramsey. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[60]
Warwick  United Kingdom The ship foundered whilst on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Saint Thomas, Virgin Islands.[46]

February

3 February

List of shipwrecks: 3 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Plutus  United States The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean having lost her rudder. She was on a voyage from Boston, Massachusetts to Havana, Cuba.[61]

4 February

List of shipwrecks: 4 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Chatham  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Cape Lookout, North Carolina, United States. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Wilmington, Delaware, United States to Bristol, Gloucestershire.[52]
Cornelius and Cornelia  United Kingdom The ship ran aground off Vlieland, Friesland, Netherlands. Her crew were rescued.[51]
Fortune  United Kingdom The ship foundered off Padstow, Cornwall. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Marazion, Cornwall to Swansea, Glamorgan.[60]
Nelly  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Whitehaven, Cumberland.[28]

5 February

List of shipwrecks: 5 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Horatio  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Dinas Dinlle, Caernarfonshire with the loss of 24 of the 26 people on board. She was on a voyage from Trinidad to Liverpool, Lancashire.[60]
St. Dominick  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the English Channel off The Needles, Isle of Wight. She was on a voyage from Cork to Southampton, Hampshire.[51]

6 February

List of shipwrecks: 6 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Fortune  United Kingdom The sloop foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Padstow, Cornwall. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Marazion, Cornwall to Swansea, Glamorgan.[62]
Providence  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Gainsborough, Lincolnshire. Providence was later refloated and taken in to Burnham Overy Staithe, Norfolk.[1]

7 February

List of shipwrecks: 7 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Farmer  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Lamlash, Isle of Arran with the loss of all hands.[1] She was on a voyage from Glasgow, Renfrewshire to Newry, County Antrim.[63]
Friends Delight  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in St. Bees Bay. Her crew were rescued.[28]
Johns  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Scarborough Castle, Yorkshire. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Sunderland, County Durham.[53]
Prince Leopold  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Whitehaven, Cumberland. She was on a voyage from Pernambuco, Brazil to Liverpool, Lancashire.[53]
Venus  United Kingdom The ship was foundered in the Irish Sea off Peel, Isle of Man with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Belfast to London.[1][63]

8 February

List of shipwrecks: 8 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Kingsmore  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the Irish Sea. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Pernambuco, Brazil. Kingsmore was later driven ashore and wrecked at the mouth of the River Duddon.[7]
Ontario  United States The ship was driven ashore at Dublin.[12]

9 February

List of shipwrecks: 9 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Governor Strong  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in the Cape Verde Islands, Portugal. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Portsmouth, Hampshire to China.[64]

10 February

List of shipwrecks: 10 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Caledonia  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near St. John's, Newfoundland, British North America. She was on a voyage from St. John's to Oporto, Portugal. Caledonia was refloated the next day and put into St. John's for repairs.[3]
James & Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near St. John's. She was on a voyage from St. John's to Alicante, Spain. James & Mary was refloated the next day and put into St. John's for repairs.[3]

11 February

List of shipwrecks: 11 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Emu  United Kingdom The brig was lost on the south west coast of Africa.[65]

12 February

List of shipwrecks: 12 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ann  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Goree Island, South Holland, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from "Saloe" to Rotterdam, South Holland.[51]
Frances Mary  United States The ship was wrecked in the Abaco Islands. She was on a voyage from Savannah, Georgia to New Orleans, Louisiana.[66]
Herkimer  United States The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew were rescued by Nicholas ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Wilmington, Delaware to Liverpool. Lancashire, United Kingdom.[61] Herkimer was discovered off Bermuda on 22 March by Jane ( United Kingdom) and was taken in to Cowes, Isle of Wight, where she arrived on 12 May.[67]
Jonge Pieter  Netherlands The ship was wrecked on Eierland, North Holland. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to London, United Kingdom.[59]

13 February

List of shipwrecks: 13 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Betsey  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Breaksea Point, Glamorgan. She was on a voyage from Bristol, Gloucestershire to Waterford.[28]
Fortuna Gibraltar The ship foundered in the Mediterranean Sea 20 nautical miles (37 km) off Villanova, Corsica, France. She was on a voyage from Gibraltar to Genoa, Kingdom of Sardinia.[44]

15 February

List of shipwrecks: 15 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Adamant  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Redcar, Yorkshire.[26]
Industry  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Texel, North Holland, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to London. Industry was later refloated.[30]
Sapor  United States The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on Sark, Channel Islands with the loss of all hands.[51] She was on a voyage from New York to London.[68]
South Esk  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at the mouth of the Arno and was abandoned by her crew. She was on a voyage from London to Genoa, Kingdom of Sardinia and Livorno, Grand Duchy of Tuscany.[68]South Esk was refloated on 15 March and take in to Livorno.[69]
Wheatsheaf  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Redcar.[26]

16 February

List of shipwrecks: 16 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Amphion  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Liverpool, Lancashire. She was on a voyage from Charleston, South Carolina, United States to Liverpool.[63] Amphion was refloated the next day.[70]
Fame  United Kingdom The ship ran aground on the Arklow Banks, in the Irish Sea and was abandoned by her crew.[51] She was on a voyage from Berbice to the Clyde. Fame was subsequently wrecked.[30]
Lord Duncan  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Ostend, West Flanders, Netherlands.[70]
Louisa  United Kingdom The ship was wreckedon at Scoglitti, Sicily with the loss of a crew member. She was on a voyage from London to Smyrna, Ottoman Empire.[2][52]
Upton Castle  United Kingdom The ship was destroyed by fire in the Bengal River, India in mid-February.[71]
Waterloo  United States The ship capsized and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (38°03′N 68°20′W). She was on a voyage from Madeira, Portugal to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[72]

17 February

List of shipwrecks: 17 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Greenwell  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Bayonne, Basses-Pyrénées, France. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from St. Andero, Spain to Antwerp, Netherlands.[68]
Minstrel  United Kingdom The schooner was wrecked on the Les Bases de Molenes Rocks, in the Bay of Biscay off Molène, Finistère, France. All nine crew survived,[73] or were lost. She was on a voyage from Alicante, Spain to Jersey, Channel Islands.[68]
Neptunus  United Kingdom The ship was lost off Eierland, North Holland, Netherlands. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Texel, North Holland to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France.[30]
Oscar  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked in Tramor Bay. She was on a voyage from Baltimore, Maryland to Liverpool, Lancashire.[51]

18 February

List of shipwrecks: 18 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
HMS Alceste  Royal Navy The Armide-class frigate was wrecked in the Java Sea. The wreck was set afire by Dyaks on 23 February.
Diligence  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off Vlieland, Friesland, Netherlands.[74]
Fly  United Kingdom The ship was in collision with another vessel in the North Sea and sank. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Great Yarmouth, Norfolk to Leith, Lothian.[59]

19 February

List of shipwrecks: 19 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Elizabeth  United States The ship foundered off Bermuda. She was on a voyage from Barbados to an American port.[75]
Inverness  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in Runvilla Bay. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Limerick to London.[30]
Neptune  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the coast of the Isle of Man. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Belfast, County Antrim.[76]

20 February

List of shipwrecks: 20 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Active  United Kingdom The ship was lost of the mouth of the River Cushin with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Limerick to Bristol, Gloucestershire.[29]
Llywnog Isle of Man The ship foundered in the Irish Sea off "Kirk Sutton" with the loss of at least three lives. She was on a voyage from Chester, Cheshire to Ramsey.[76]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean with the loss of three of her crew. She was on a voyage from London to Rio de Janeiro.[77]
Moon  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Oakum Point, Devon. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Teignmouth to Topsham, Devon.[59]
Neptune  United Kingdom The ship was lost off the Isle of Man. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Belfast, County Antrim.[30]

22 February

List of shipwrecks: 22 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Fanny  United Kingdom The ship was lost 5 nautical miles (9.3 km) from the mouth of the Orinoco. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Berbice.[67]
Iris  United Kingdom The ship was lost off Formby, Lancashire. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Great Yarmouth, Norfolk to Liverpool, Lancashire.[30]

23 February

List of shipwrecks: 23 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Wangkappen Grand Duchy of Finland The ship foundered in the English Channel with the presumed loss of ten of her fifteen crew. She was on a voyage from St. Ubes, Spain to Helsingfors.[57]

24 February

List of shipwrecks: 24 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Venus  Netherlands The ship foundered in the North Sea off Zierikzee, South Holland with the loss of all but two of her crew. She was on a voyage from Oporto, Portugal to Antwerp.[57]

25 February

List of shipwrecks: 25 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ocean  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. She was on a voyage from Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France to Boston, Massachusetts, United States.[66]
Union  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Bakers Island, Massachusetts, United States. Her crew were rescued.[52]

27 February

List of shipwrecks: 27 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on the Mile Rocks, near Liverpool, Lancashire. She was on a voyage from Liverpool to Jamaica. Mary was later refloated.[68]
Nestor  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in Bootle Bay. She was on a voyage from Liverpool to New York, United States. Nestor was later refloated.[68]

28 February

List of shipwrecks: 28 February 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ant  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Hooge, Duchy of Holstein. She was on a voyage from Great Yarmouth, Norfolk to the Firth of Forth.[78]
Drie Gesusters  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Scharhörn, Kingdom of Hanover and was abandoned by her crew. She was on a voyage from London, United Kingdom to Amsterdam, North Holland. She was later taken in to Cuxhaven.[29]
Rose  United Kingdom The schooner foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Cape St. Vincent, Portugal. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Falmouth, Cornwall to Seville, Spain.[79]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Brothers  United Kingdom The ship struck a rock and sank. She was on a voyage from Gothenburg, Sweden to Montrose, Forfarshire.[53]
Commerce Sweden The brig was set afire and destroyed at Cagliari, Sardinia on the orders to the Board of Health as several crewmen had died of disease on her voyage from Alexandria, Egypt. She was bound for Livorno, Grand Duchy of Tuscany.[44]
Constant  Portugal The ship was wrecked near the Cordouan Lighthouse, Gironde, France with the loss of all but two of her crew in mid-February. She was on a voyage from Brazil to Bordeaux, Gironde.[68]
Eolus  Russia The ship was driven ashore in Cádiz Bay. She was on a voyage from Riga to Cádiz, Spain.[26]
Friends  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Porthleven, Cornwall. She was on a voyage from Dublin to Liverpool, Lancashire.[76]
Haywood  United Kingdom The ship departed from Ceylon for Madras, India. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[80]
Hercules  Hamburg The ship was driven ashore near Havana, Cuba.[67]
Hope  United Kingdom The ship departed from Trieste for Bremen. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[81]
Iris  United Kingdom The ship foundered in Liverpool Bay off Formby, Lancashire with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Great Yarmouth to Liverpool.[76]
Isabella  United States The ship was wrecked on the Morant Cays. She was on a voyage from Jamaica to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[75]
Kingsmoor  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at the mouth of the River Duddon. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Liverpool to Pernambuco, Brazil.[28][82]
Moson  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Demerara in late February. She was on a voyage from St. Andrews, New Brunswick, British North America to Demerara. She was refloated in early April and taken in to Demerara.[23]
Peter East Florida The ship was wrecked off Bermuda.[75]
Thomas Plummer  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Jamaica in early February. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Jamaica to London.[52]
Tiger  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Gravesend, Kent. She was on a voyage from London to Constantinople and Smyrna, Ottoman Empire.[26] She was later refloated and put into Northfleet, Kent for repairs.[30]
Sally  United Kingdom The ship was lost in St Brides Bay. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Cardigan to Waterford.[68]
Venus  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Irish Sea off Peel, Isle of Man before 11 February with the loss of all on board. She was on a voyage from Belfast, County Antrim to Liverpool.[83]
Unknown Unknown Three men from an unrecorded shipwreck in Mount's Bay were buried at Mullion, Cornwall.[84]

March

1 March

List of shipwrecks: 1 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Shipwright  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off Sunderland, County Durham. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland.[74]

2 March

List of shipwrecks: 2 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Brothers  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Gulf of Genoa 14 nautical miles (26 km) off Livorno, Grand Duchy of Tuscany with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Livorno to Liverpool, Lancashire.[15]
Christina Elizabeth Sweden The ship was lost off Texel, North Holland, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from Sligo and Cork, United Kingdom to Uddevalla.[57]
Crown  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked off the Isle of May. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Gainsborough, Lincolnshire to Leith, Lothian.[74]
Harlequin  United Kingdom The ship was struck by lightning and was abandoned off Morlaix, Finistère, France and was abandoned with the loss of twelve of her fifteen crew. She was on a voyage from Lisbon, Portugal to London.[29]

3 March

List of shipwrecks: 3 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Mary and Margaret  United Kingdom The sloop sank at Leith, Lothian during a gale.[85] She was on a voyage from Leith to Drogheda, County Louth.[3]
Mary Anna  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on the Enkuyser Sand. She was on a voyage from Narva, Russia to Amsterdam, North Holland.[29]
Nelly  United Kingdom The sloop sank at Leith during a gale.[85]
Prince Regent  United Kingdom The brig was wrecked at Havana, Cuba.[75]
West Point  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Bangor, County Down. She was later refloated and taken in to the Belfast Lough.[57]
Young Friend  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and foundered in the North Sea off Flamborough Head, Yorkshire. Her crew survived.[61]

4 March

List of shipwrecks: 4 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Britannia  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in Bootle Bay. She was on a voyage from Wexford to Liverpool, Lancashire.[3]
Jong Jacob  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Texel, North Holland. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to Demerara.[44]
Jong Pieter Jacobus  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Texel. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam to London, United Kingdom.[44]
Kitty  United Kingdom The sloop was driven ashore at Whitehaven, Cumberland. She was on a voyage from Youghall, County Cork to Belfast, County Antrim.[57]
Maria Christiana  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Texel. She was on a voyage from London to Amsterdam.[44]
Rosetta  United States The ship was wrecked at Ocracoke, North Carolina. She was on a voyage from New York to Ocracoke.[66]
Samuel  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Île d'Oléron, Charente-Maritime, France. She was on a voyage from the Charente to London.[86]

5 March

List of shipwrecks: 5 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Anarcharsis  France The ship was driven ashore near Nantes, Loire-Inférieure and abandoned by her crew. She was on a voyage from Buenos Aires to Nantes. Anarcharsis was later refloated.[52]

6 March

List of shipwrecks: 6 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Eliza  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Schowen Flats, in the North Sea.[15]
Fortitude  United Kingdom The ship lost her rudder in the North Sea off Ostend, Netherlands and was abandoned by her crew. She was on a voyage from Ostend to London.[44] The wreck came ashore at Vlissingen, Zeeland, Netherlands.[15]
Hope  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Schowen Flats with the loss of all hands.[15]

7 March

List of shipwrecks: 7 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Howland  United States The full-rigged ship was driven ashore near "Bremerlee".[78]

8 March

List of shipwrecks: 8 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Christopher  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the Irish Sea. She was on a voyage from Dublin to Newry, County Down.[15]

10 March

List of shipwrecks: 10 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ann  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the North Sea. She was on a voyage from Poole, Dorset to Hull, Yorkshire. Ann was later taken in to Hellevoet, South Holland, Netherlands.[29]
Speculator  United Kingdom The ship was lost on Goeree, South Holland. She was on a voyage from Cette, Hérault, France to Rotterdam, South Holland.[29]
Supply  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Eierland, North Holland, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from Plymouth, Devon to Sunderland, County Durham.[29]

11 March

List of shipwrecks: 11 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Teilkina Bolte  Netherlands The ship was wrecked at Heligoland. Her crew were rescued.[29]

12 March

List of shipwrecks: 12 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Aurora  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked near Gothenburg, Sweden. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Leith, Lothian to "Holbeck".[78]
Bachelor  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked near Gothenburg. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Leith to Riga, Russia.[78]
Economy  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked near Gothenburg. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from South Shields, County Durham to a Baltic port.[78]

13 March

List of shipwrecks: 13 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Brothers  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Engelholm Bay, Sweden. She was on a voyage from King's Lynn, Norfolk to Memel, Prussia.[78]
Diana  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Skagen, Denmark. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Memel.[87]
Fortuna  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Mediterranean Sea 20 nautical miles (37 km) from "Villa Nova", Spain. She was on a voyage from Gibraltar to Genoa, Kingdom of Sardinia.[86]

15 March

List of shipwrecks: 15 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Julian  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on St. Anastasia Island. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from St. Ubes, Portugal to Savannah, Georgia, United States.[88]

18 March

List of shipwrecks: 18 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Emperor of Russia  United States The ship was wrecked in the Currituck Inlet. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands to Baltimore, Maryland.[66]
Nautilus  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near Quillebeuf-sur-Seine, Eure, France. Her crew were rescued.[15]

19 March

List of shipwrecks: 19 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Bulberry  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Hoylake, Lancashire.[16]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Whitehaven, Cumberland. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Belfast, County Antrim.[16] Mary was refloated on 22 March and taken in to Whitehaven.[2]
Mary Ann  United Kingdom The ship struck a rock and foundered off Islay. Her crew were rescued.[89]

20 March

List of shipwrecks: 20 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Endeavour  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Whitby, Yorkshire with the loss of all hands.[15]
Fanny  United Kingdom The sloop was wrecked on the Hoyle Bank, in Liverpool Bay.[15]
Inverness & Cromarty Packet  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Bowmore, Islay, Inner Hebrides. She was on a voyage from Glasgow, Renfrewshire to a port on the west coast of Ireland.[2]
Lord Wellington  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore and wrecked at Ardbeg, Islay. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Liverpool to Bremen.[90]
Mary  United Kingdom The sloop was wrecked in the Sound of Islay. Her crew were rescued.[90]
San Domingo  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the River Wye. She was on a voyage from Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire to Liverpool.[16] San Domingo was refloated on 21 March and put back to Ross-on-Wye for repairs.[78]

21 March

List of shipwrecks: 21 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Cochran  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Culdaff, County Donegal. She was on a voyage from Glasgow, Renfrewshire to Londonderry[52]
Diana Sweden The ship was wrecked off "Blackness". She was on a voyage from Bremen to Calais, France.[16]
Jane  United Kingdom The ship ran aground off Kildalling, Argyllshire and sank. She was on a voyage from Leith, Lothian to Belfast, County Antrim.[78]
Onderneeming  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore near Calais. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure, France.[52]
Prince Town  United Kingdom The whaler ran aground on a reef at Ilha Grande, Brazil and was severely damaged. She was on a voyage from the South Seas to London. Prince Town was later refloated and taken in to Ilha Grande.[23]
Rebecca  United States The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. She was on a voyage from Boston, Massachusetts to Baltimore, Maryland.[66]
Wick and Cromarty  United Kingdom The sloop struck a rock and sank in Loch Indaal.[90]

22 March

List of shipwrecks: 22 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Industry  United States The ship was wrecked in the Abaco Islands.[91]
Isabella  United Kingdom The ship was run down and sunk in the Irish Sea by Lancaster ( United States). All on board were rescued by Lancaster. Isabella was on a voyage from Glasgow, Renfrewshire to Jamaica.[52][78]
Vreede  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore near Calais, France. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to Batavia, Netherlands East Indies.[52]

23 March

List of shipwrecks: 23 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Anna Maria  United States The ship was wrecked on the Bason Reef, off the coast of East Florida. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from New Orleans, Louisiana to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[91]
Emily British North America The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (34°39′N 20°00′W). Her crew were rescued by Olive Branch ( United Kingdom). Emily was on a voyage from Trinidad to New York, United States.[92]
Natchez Belle  United States The ship was wrecked in the Abaco Islands. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from New York to New Orleans.[91]
Rose  United Kingdom The ship collided with a wreck and foundered in the Atlantic Ocean 8 leagues (24 nautical miles (44 km)) off Cape St. Vincent, Portugal and foundered. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Falmouth, Cornwall to Seville, Spain.[93]

24 March

List of shipwrecks: 24 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Jupiter  United States The ship was wrecked at Savannah, Georgia. She was on a voyage from Havana, Cuba to Savannah.[64]

25 March

List of shipwrecks: 25 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ann  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Sandhammer Reef. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Memel, Prussia to London.[72]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Santa María la Antigua del Darién whilst leaving that port for Liverpool, Lancashire.[64]

26 March

List of shipwrecks: 26 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Blessing  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Southport, Lancashire. She was on a voyage from London to Liverpool, Lancashire.[78]

27 March

List of shipwrecks: 27 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Miriam  United States The ship was wrecked on Heneaga. She was on a voyage from Baltimore, Maryland to Jamaica.[91]
Royal Jubilee  United Kingdom The ship was lost on the Gunfleet Sand, in the North Sea off the coast of Essex. She was on a voyage from Sunderland, County Durham to London.[52]

29 March

List of shipwrecks: 29 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Mary and Matilda  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the coast of Sicily. She was on a voyage from Sicily to London.[19]

31 March

List of shipwrecks: 31 March 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Diana Sweden The ship was wrecked off Memel, Prussia. She was on a voyage from Stralsund to Memel.[94]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Anna Margaretha Sweden The ship was driven ashore on the coast of Jutland. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Stockholm to London, United Kingdom.[93]
Conception  France The brig was lost off "Grand River" before 14 March.[95]
Drie Gebroeders  Netherlands The ship foundered in the North Sea off the coast of Groningen at the end of March. She was on a voyage from Bergen, Norway to Amsterdam, North Holland.[19]
Edmund  United Kingdom of the Netherlands The ship was lost whilst on a voyage from Amsterdam to Riga, Russia.[29]
Eliza  United Kingdom The ship foundered at the mouth of the Eider. Her crew were rescued.[61]
Eliza  United Kingdom The ship foundered whilst on a voyage from Calcutta, India to Île de France, Mauritius.[95]
Frederick Maria  United Kingdom The ship foundered whilst on a voyage from Calcutta to Île de France.[95]
Goliah  France The ship foundered off Savannah, Georgia, United States.[75]
Helen  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Wangerooge. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Leith, Lothian to Groningen, Netherlands[61]
Hero  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Staple Island, Northumberland Her crew were rescued.[61]
Heywood Packed  United Kingdom The ship is presumed to have foundered whilst on a voyage from Ceylon to Madras, India.[96]
Hope  United Kingdom The ship foundered at the mouth of the Eider with the loss of all hands.[61]
Jumbo  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Whitehaven, Cumberland. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from the Isle of Man to Whitehaven.[44][86]
Lord Duncan  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Gallipoli, Ottoman Empire in late March. She was on a voyage from Constantinople, Ottoman Empire to Genoa, Kingdom of Sardinia.[94] She was later refloated and arrived at Genoa on 10 March.[97]
Mary and Francis  United States The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. She was on a voyage from Madeira, Portugal to Baltimore, Maryland.[72]
Mauritius  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and foundered in the Indian Ocean off Trincomalee, Ceylon. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Bengal to Bombay, India.[77]
Nancy  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Georgetown, British Guiana. She was on a voyage from Jamaica to Georgetown.[32]
Phoebe  United Kingdom The ship was lost off the mouth of the Rampart River.[95]
Royal Union  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Saaremaa, Russia. She was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumbeland to Riga, Russia. Royal Union was later refloated and resumed her voyage.[98]
Success  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Troon, Ayrshire.[44]
Triumph  United Kingdom The ship ran aground and was wrecked at Dungarvan, County Waterford. She was on a voyage from Liverpool to Dungarvan.[78]
Vrow Engelina  Hamburg The ship foundered off Texel, North Holland with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Calais, France to Hamburg.[52]
William  United Kingdom The ship departed from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland for Liverpool in late March. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[88]

April

4 April

List of shipwrecks: 4 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Noordstar  Netherlands The ship was wrecked on the Long Sand, in the North Sea with the loss of three of her crew. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to Dunkerque, Nord, France.[89]
Rising States  United States The ship was wrecked off the Charleston Lighthouse, South Carolina. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Wilmington, Delaware to Charleston.[31]

6 April

List of shipwrecks: 6 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Leonora  France The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Calais. Her seven crew were rescued by a pinnace belonging to HMS Royal Sovereign ( Royal Navy). She was on a voyage from Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône to Dunkerque, Nord.[99]

7 April

List of shipwrecks: 7 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Hirondelle  France The ship foundered in the Bay of Biscay off Belle Île, Morbihan. She was on a voyage from Boulogne, Pas-de-Calais to Bordeaux, Gironde.[94]
William and Nancy  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the English Channel off The Lizard, Cornwall. Her crew were rescued.[4]

9 April

List of shipwrecks: 9 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Diogenes Stettin The ship was driven ashore near "Hornbech". She was on a voyage from Stettin to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[97]
Mary and Martha  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the English Channel off The Lizard, Cornwall. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Plymouth, Devon to Penzance, Cornwall.[19]

10 April

List of shipwrecks: 10 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Whig  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on the north French coast.[93]

14 April

List of shipwrecks: 14 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Diana  United Kingdom The ship departed from "Raswog", Norway for Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland. No further trace, presumed foundered in the North Sea with the loss of all hands.[58]
Minerva Jersey The ship was driven ashore at Jersey. She was on a voyage from Messina, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies to Jersey.[72]
William  United Kingdom The ship struck rocks off Penmarc'h, Finistère, France and sank. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Torquay, Devon to Le Croisic, Loire-Inférieure, France and Newfoundland, British North America.[97]

15 April

List of shipwrecks: 15 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Dolphin  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off Domesnes, Norway. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Sunderland, County Durham to Christiana, Norway.[100][101]
Rebecca  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off the coast of Jutland. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from South Shields, County Durham to Lübeck.[75][102]
Royal George  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the English Channel off Quillebeuf-sur-Seine, Eure, France. She was on a voyage from King's Lynn, Norfolk to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure, France.[94]

16 April

List of shipwrecks: 16 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Fisher Amis  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore near Vlissingen, Zeeland. She was on a voyage from New York, United States to Antwerp. Fisher Amis was later refloated.[69]
Jeune Henriette  Netherlands The ship foundered in the North Sea off Blankenberge, West Flanders. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Charleston, South Carolina, United States to Antwerp.[94]
Wellington  United Kingdom The ship ran aground off Dunkerque, Nord, France and sank. She was on a voyage from Cardiff, Glamorgan to Dunkerque.[94]
William  United States The ship was driven ashore and damaged on Texel, North Holland, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[97] William floated off in November 1818 and was taken in to Amsterdam, where she arrived on 17 November.[103]

17 April

List of shipwrecks: 17 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Basin  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Harlingen, Friesland, Netherlands.[93]
Robert Porter  United States The ship was wrecked in the Abaco Islands. She was on a voyage from Norfolk, Virginia to Havana, Cuba.[91]
Three Gebroeders  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Texel, North Holland. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to Curaçoa[93]
Vrow Algonda  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on Texel. She was on a voyage from London, United Kingdom to Amsterdam.[97]
Vrow Antje  Hanover The ship was driven ashore on Texel. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, United Kingdom to Embden.[97]

18 April

List of shipwrecks: 18 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Chub  United Kingdom The brig was captured at Corisco, Portuguese Guinea by the crew of a Portuguese schooner and crewed by a number of black slaves. She was subsequently driven ashore and wrecked.[104]

19 April

List of shipwrecks: 19 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Hannah  United States The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Tom's River, New Jersey. Her crew were rescued, She was on a voyage from São Miguel, Azores to New York.[91]
Karen and Anna  Netherlands The ship ran aground in the Vlie and was wrecked.[93]

20 April

List of shipwrecks: 20 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Cunningham Boyle  United Kingdom The ship foundered off Anholt, Denmark. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Copenhagen to Aalborg, Denmark.[75]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near "Herscholts". Her crew were rescued.[105]

24 April

List of shipwrecks: 24 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Two Brothers  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean (44°46′N 40°40′W) with the loss of ten of her thirteen crew. Survivors were rescued by Wellesley ( United Kingdom). Two Brothers was on a voyage from Maranhão, Brazil to London.[27]
St. Christo  Portugal The ship capsized in a squall with the loss of eleven lives. She was on a voyage from Faial Island, Azores to Lisbon.[71]

25 April

List of shipwrecks: 25 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Active  Portugal The ship was destroyed by fire in the Tagus.[67]
Charlotte  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near New York, United States and was abandoned by her crew. She was on a voyage from Montserrat to New York. Charlotte was later refloated.[106]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Ostend, West Flanders, Netherlands. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Ostend.[93] Mary was later refloated and taken in to Ostend.[69]
Neptunus  Russia The ship foundered in the Baltic Sea off Pillau, Prussia with the loss of all but one of her crew. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire, United Kingdom to Saint Petersburg.[67]
Regulation  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Hell Gate, New York.[91] She was on a voyage from St. John, New Brunswick, British North America to New York.[106]

26 April

List of shipwrecks: 26 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Charlotte  United States The ship was driven ashore at New York City and was abandoned by her crew. She was on a voyage from Montserrat to New York.[91]
London  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Davis Straits with the loss of all 37 crew.[107]

28 April

List of shipwrecks: 28 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Sol Resplendescente  Spain The ship departed from the Rio Grande on this date. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Rio de Janeiro to Antwerp, Netherlands.[81][108]

29 April

List of shipwrecks: 29 April 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Chacabuco  Spain The privateer was wrecked on the Chico Bank, off the coast of present-day Argentina.[109]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Bee  United Kingdom The ship foundered off the Mersle Bank, in the English Channel off the French coast.[4] Her crew were rescued.[48]
Die Nye Prove Unknown The ship was lost off Hogland, Russia.[20]
Dolphin  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Ooster Sandbank, in the North Sea. She was on a voyage from Ramsgate, Kent to Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands.[94]
Doris  Bremen The ship was driven ashore near Memel, Prussia. She was on a voyage from Windau to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[93]
Edmond  France The ship was wrecked on the French coast. She was on a voyage from Morlaix, Finistère to Bordeaux, Gironde.[2]
Elizabeth Hill  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Dardanelles in mid-April.[20] She was on a voyage from Odessa, Russia to Genoa, Kingdom of Sardinia. Elizabeth Hill was later refloated.[23]
Erik  Denmark The ship was wrecked near Helsingør with the loss of all hands.[110]
Fanny  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Irish Sea off Black Head, County Antrim with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Galway to Belfast, County Antrim.[4]
Favourite  United Kingdom The ship foundered off Skyros. She was on a voyage from Odessa, Russia to Genoa, Kingdom of Sardinia.[91]
Fortitude  United Kingdom The ship was lost off the Dardanelles in mid-April. She was on a voyage from Odessa, Russia to Genoa.[20]
Generoso Grand Duchy of Tuscany The ship was wrecked at Porto d'Anzio, Papal States She was on a voyage from Livorno to Naples, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies.[67]
Infante  Spanish Navy The troopship was wrecked on the north coast of Cuba. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from Cadiz to Havana, Cuba.[111]
Louisa  United States The ship was wrecked in the Abaco Islands. She was on a voyage from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Havana, Cuba.[111]
Minerva  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Gothenburg, Sweden in early April. She was on a voyage from a Baltic port to Liverpool, Lancashire.Minerva was later refloated.[98]
Onderneeming  Netherlands The ship foundered in the North Sea. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London, United Kingdom to Amsterdam, North Holland.[94]
Rolla  United States The ship was wrecked on the Saranella Reef. Her crew were rescued.[111]
Sisters  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Reval, Russia in mid-April. Her crew were rescued.[105]
Trio  United Kingdom The ship was lost whilst on a voyage from Cape Henry, Virginia, United States to Trieste. Her crew were rescued.[92]
Twee Gebroeders  Netherlands The ship was wrecked on Goree Island, South Holland. She was on a voyage from Cherbourg, Seine-Inférieure, France to Rotterdam.[94]

May

4 May

List of shipwrecks: 4 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Rising States  United States The ship was wrecked neat the Charleston Lighthouse. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Wilmington, Delaware to Charleston, South Carolina.[23]
St. Anthony  Malta The ship foundered in the Mediterranean Sea off Monaco. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Malta to Messina, Sicily and Monacio.[20]

5 May

List of shipwrecks: 5 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Marquês de Pombal  Portugal The ship, which had been captured in March by the insurgent privateer Patriola ( Argentina), was deliberately wrecked on the Florida Reef. She was on a voyage from Pernambuco, Brazil to Porto.[112][113]

6 May

List of shipwrecks: 6 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Rose in Bloom  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Savannah, Georgia, United States. She was on a voyage from New Orleans, Louisiana to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[55]
Weischell Dantzig The ship struck a rock and foundered off Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Dantzig to Liverpool, Lancashire, United Kingdom.[105]

7 May

List of shipwrecks: 7 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Jean  United Kingdom The ship ran aground off Læsø, Denmark. She was on a voyage from London to Fredericia, Denmark.[105]
Lord Eldon  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and severely damaged at Kirkwall, Orkney Islands. She was on a voyage from Sunderland, County Durham to Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America. Lord Eldon was later refloated.[110][114]
Weldoen Unknown The ship was in collision with Emanuel (flag unknown) and sank with the loss of three of her crew. She was on a voyage from Leith, Lothian, United Kingdom to a Baltic port.[20]

8 May

List of shipwrecks: 8 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Cornwall British East India Company The East Indiaman ran aground on the Brake Sand, in the North Sea off the coast of Essex.[115] She was later refloated and returned to service.[116]

9 May

List of shipwrecks: 9 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Blessing  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Pictou, Nova Scotia, British North America. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Pictou.[23]

10 May

List of shipwrecks: 10 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Eenzamheid Duchy of Holstein The ship foundered in the North Sea off Juist, Kingdom of Hanover. She was on a voyage from Flensburg to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[110]
Hoffnung  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Cronberg Point, Denmark. She was on a voyage from Antwerp to Riga, Russia.[110]

13 May

List of shipwrecks: 13 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
George Jamaica The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from Aux Cayes, Haiti to Portsmouth.[117]

14 May

List of shipwrecks: 14 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Commerce  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from Jamaica to New York, United States.[88]
Industry  United Kingdom The ship was lost in Derbyhaven Bay. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Youghall, County Cork to Belfast, County Antrim.[114]

19 May

List of shipwrecks: 19 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Caroline Rostock The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Lisbon, Portugal to London, United Kingdom.[92]
John Adams  United States The ship was wrecked on Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Charleston, South Carolina to Norfolk, Virginia.[111]
Lion  United Kingdom The brig was wrecked on the Heaps Sandbank, in the North Sea. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from South Shields, County Durham to London.[114]
St. Antonio Portuguez Arujo  Portugal The ship struck a wreck off Cape Finisterre, Spain and was abandoned. She was on a voyage from Lisbon to Dublin, United Kingdom.[118]

23 May

List of shipwrecks: 23 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Vittoriosa Kingdom of Sardinia The brig was in collision with Jason ( United Kingdom in the Mediterranean Sea off Sardinia and foundered. Nine crew were rescued by Jason. Vittoriosa was on a voyage from Genoa to Odessa, Russia.[88][118]

24 May

List of shipwrecks: 24 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Two Brothers  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean (40°40′N 40°40′W) with the loss of ten of her thirteen crew. Survivors were rescued by Wellesley ( United Kingdom), which lost three of her own crew during the rescue. Two Brothers was on a voyage from Brazil to Liverpool, Lancashire.[119]

26 May

List of shipwrecks: 26 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Falcon  United States The schooner was wrecked on Anegada.[120]

28 May

List of shipwrecks: 28 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Shaftsbury  United Kingdom The ship was in collision with another vessel off Sunderland, County Durham and was consequently beached.[121]

29 May

List of shipwrecks: 29 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Stately  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Spital Point, in Berwick Bay.[27]

30 May

List of shipwrecks: 30 May 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Rolla  Portugal The ship was driven ashore at New Orleans, Louisiana.[122]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Alfred  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at "Saint-Jacques". She was on a voyage from Bordeaux, Gironde to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure.[110]
Commodore Perry  United States The schooner sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean before 15 May.[24]
Curlew  United Kingdom The ship was sunk by ice off Newfoundland. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Waterford to Newfoundland.[118]
Dart  United Kingdom The schooner sprang a leak at Sierra Leone. She was declared beyond repair.[123]
Eliza  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Cresswell, Northumberland.[124]
Europa  United States The ship was wrecked on the Florida Reef. She was on a voyage from St. Jago de Cuba to the United States.[111] This ship also reported to be the captured Marquêz de Poimbal ( Portugal) under an alias.[113]
Felix  France The ship sank at Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure.[110]
Hannah  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Potomac River in late may.[71]
Jean Marie  France The ship was wrecked on the Samaná Peninsula, Hispaniola. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône to San Domingo.[112]
John  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the coast of Newfoundland. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Civita Vechia, Papal States to Newfoundland.[118]
Lion Kingdom of the Two Sicilies The ship was sunk by ice at Saint Petersburg, Russia in mid-April.[125]
Nancy  United Kingdom The ship was sunk by ice off the coast of Newfoundland. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Dartmouth, Devon to Newfoundland.[118]
Oneida  United States The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from New York to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France.[126]
Shannon  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Scarpanto, Greece before 10 May. Her crew were rescued by Quebec Packet ( United Kingdom). Shannon was on a voyage from Alexandria, Egypt to London.[55]
Traveller  United Kingdom The brig foundered in the Atlantic Ocean. She was on a voyage from Leith, Lothian to British North America. All on board, in excess of 60 people, were rescued by Valiant ( United Kingdom).[127]
William & Jane  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Borkum, Kingdom of Hanover. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Bremen.[67]

June

1 June

List of shipwrecks: 1 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Sally Ann  United Kingdom The ship foundered off Martinique with the loss of all but three of her crew. She was on a voyage from Bristol, Gloucestershire to Jamaica.[128]

3 June

List of shipwrecks: 3 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Hanolette  France The ship was wrecked on the Cape of Good Hope.[129] All on board were rescued.[130]
Lady Lushington British East India Company The ship ran aground in the River Thames. She was on a voyage from Bengal, India to London.[106] Lady Lushington was refloated on 11 June.[23]

4 June

List of shipwrecks: 4 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Albane  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore at Vlissingen, Zeeland. She was on a voyage from Antwerp to Martinique. Albane was later refloated.[23]
Bilbiano  Spain The ship was driven ashore and damaged at Rottingdean, Sussex, United Kingdom.[91] She was on a voyage from London to Bilboa.[106] Bilbiano was later refloated and taken in to Newhaven, Sussex.[92]
Eliza & Peggy  United Kingdom The ship ran aground on the Black Middens, in the North Sea off the coast of County Durham. She was on a voyage from Leith, Lothian to South Shields, County Durham. Eliza & Peggy was later refloated and taken in to South Shields.[23]
Honour  United Kingdom The ship struck the Lemon and Ore Sand, in the North Sea and was damaged. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Dantzig. Honour was later refloated and taken in to Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.[23]

5 June

List of shipwrecks: 5 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Lively  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned in the North Sea. Her crew were rescued by Ebenezer ( United Kingdom). Lively was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland to Bremen.[118]

6 June

List of shipwrecks: 6 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Minerva  France The ship was wrecked near Quimper, Finistère. She was on a voyage from Cádiz, Spain to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure.[117]
William and Ann  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near St. Bees Head, Cumberland with the loss of a crew member.[24]

7 June

List of shipwrecks: 7 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Adventure  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Calais, France.[24]
Nancy  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on the coast of Belize.[95]

8 June

List of shipwrecks: 8 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Three Williams  United Kingdom The ship foundered whilst on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Newfoundland, British North America. Her crew survived.[24]

9 June

List of shipwrecks: 9 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Jane  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Cape Corrientes, Cuba. All on board were rescued by Elizabeth ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Jamaica to Greenock, Renfrewshire.[131][132]
Mina Mexican insurgents The schooner was captured by Sabina ( Spanish Navy). She was set afire and sunk.[133]

11 June

List of shipwrecks: 11 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Happy Return  United Kingdom The sloop foundered at Port Maria, Jamaica. Her crew were rescued.[112]
Helen  Norway The ship was abandoned north west of the Shetland Islands, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Drontheim to Faro, Portugal.[134]

12 June

List of shipwrecks: 12 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Wohlfarth  Denmark The ship was driven ashore near Memel, Prussia.[88]

13 June

List of shipwrecks: 13 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Friends  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Riga, Russia.[135]

14 June

List of shipwrecks: 14 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Pégasse  France The ship was wrecked near Cherbourg, Seine-Inférieure with the loss of eight lives. She was on a voyage from Martinique to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure.[117]

15 June

List of shipwrecks: 15 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Dispatch  United States The schooner was wrecked on the Carysfort Reef. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Nassau, Bahamas to Charleston, South Carolina.[136]

18 June

List of shipwrecks: 18 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
St. Michael  United Kingdom The ship capsized at Archangelsk, Russia.[134]

20 June

List of shipwrecks: 20 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Admiral Gambier  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on a reef in the Mozambique Channel. Her passengers and crew survived. She was on a voyage from London to Ceylon.[137]

22 June

List of shipwrecks: 22 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Eugenio  Spain The ship capsized in a squall off San Domingo. Her crew were rescued by Ruth ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Kingston, Jamaica to San Domingo.[112]

23 June

List of shipwrecks: 23 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Aurora  United Kingdom The ship capsized at St. Ives, Cornwall.[88]
Hope  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Archangelsk, Russia.[138]

24 June

List of shipwrecks: 24 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Elisa  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.[65]

29 June

List of shipwrecks: 29 June 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Flora  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak in the Gambia River and was beached.[139]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship struck the Travers Bank and sank. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America to the Clyde.[138]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Anfang Danzig The ship was wrecked on the Falsterbo Reef, in the Baltic Sea. She was on a voyage from Danzig to London, United Kingdom.[58]
Christiansand  Norway The ship was wrecked in the Old Channel before 28 June. She was on a voyage from Hamburg to Portsmouth, Hampshire, United Kingdom and Havana, Cuba.[140]
Dauntless  United Kingdom The whaler was lost off Greenland before 5 July. Her crew were rescued.[122][132]
Dolores  Spain The ship was captured and sunk by the insurgent privateer Congress ( United States). She was on a voyage from Puerto Rico to Barcelona.[141]
Drake  United Kingdom The ship was lost off Saint-Valery-sur-Somme, Somme, France at the end of June.[142]
Fortitude  United Kingdom The whaler was lost off the coast of Greenland. Her crew were rescued.[132]
Hodgkinson  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore between Neuwerk and "Daners". She was on a voyage from Hamburg to Bristol, Gloucestershire.[24]
Hoffnung  Bremen The ship was driven ashore at "Ducdaille". she was on a voyage from Bremen to Saint Petersburg, Russia.[24]
Justus Becker  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Saaremaa, Russia in mid-June. She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Antwerp.[65]
Lady Gambier  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on the Falsterbo Reef before 21 June. She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Belfast, County Antrim.[88] She was later refloated and proceeded on her voyage.[135]
Leviathan  United Kingdom The whaler was lost off the coast of Greenland. Her crew were rescued.[132]
Lion  United Kingdom The whaler was lost off Greenland before 5 July. Her crew were rescued.[122]
Margaret  Spain The ship was wrecked near Dénia, Spain. She was on a voyage from Cadiz to Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France.[31]
Providence  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Vlieland, Friesland, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[92] Providence was later refloated and taken in to Harlingen, Friesland for repairs.[24]
Robert & Ross  United Kingdom The ship was scuttled off Lambay Island, County Dublin after being used for smuggling. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Newry, County Antrim.[106]
Roxana  United States The ship was wrecked on the Isle of Ash, Haiti. Her crew were rescued.[128]
Wilhelmina Dantzig The ship was driven ashore on Saaremaa in mid-June. She was on a voyage from Dantzig to Saint Petersburg.[65]

July

1 July

List of shipwrecks: 1 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Dove  United Kingdom The sloop was driven ashore and wrecked at Gunwalloe, Cornwall with the loss of two of her four crew.[143]
Lilla Gustaff Sweden The ship was driven ashore at Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Cette, Hérault, France to Gothenburg.[88]
Friend's Goodwill  United Kingdom The sloop was run into by Rachel ( United Kingdom). She was consequently driven ashore at Padstow, Cornwall.[143]
New Hazard  United States The ship struck the Galloper Sand, in the North Sea, and sank. She was on a voyage from Antwerp, Netherlands to Batavia, Netherlands East Indies.[88]
Providence  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at St. Mawes, Cornwall. She was on a voyage from Great Yarmouth, Norfolk to Dublin.[135]
William  United Kingdom The ketch was driven ashore and wrecked at Newhaven, Sussex with the loss of two of her four crew. She was on a voyage from Ross, County Wexford to London.[144]

2 July

List of shipwrecks: 2 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ann  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked 6 nautical miles (11 km) south of Campbeltown, Argyllshire. Her crew were rescued.[145] She was on a voyage from Ayr to Larne, County Antrim.[146]
Juffrow Johanna Elizabeth  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on the "Wompel".[147]
Regent  United Kingdom The paddle steamer was destroyed by fire off Whitstable, Kent. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Margate, Kent.[88]
Thomas  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Hartland Point, Devon. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Cardiff, Glamorgan to King's Lynn, Norfolk.[111]

3 July

List of shipwrecks: 3 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Concord  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Mouse Sand, in the North Sea. Her crew were rescued.[111][135]
Kent Packet  United Kingdom The ship was chased ashore at Lisbon, Portugal by a Tunisian corsair.[134]
Middlesex  United States The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Cape Fear, North Carolina.[128]

4 July

List of shipwrecks: 4 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Endeavour  United Kingdom The schooner sprang a leak and foundered off Barbados. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from Barbados to Surinam.[120]
Friends  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the English Channel off Dungeness, Kent. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure, France.[111]
St. Esprit  France The ship was wrecked on a reef 15 leagues (45 nautical miles (83 km)) west of Martinico. She was on a voyage from Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône to Martinico.[148]

5 July

List of shipwrecks: 5 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Friends  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the English Channel off Dungeness, Kent. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure, France.[135]

6 July

List of shipwrecks: 6 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Irlam  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Liverpool, Lancashire. She was on a voyage from Liverpool to Barbadoes.[135]

8 July

List of shipwrecks: 8 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Braddock  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire, to New York, United States.[63]
Medway  United Kingdom The ship ran aground on the Swine Bottom. She was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland to a Baltic port.[149]
New Bradford  United Kingdom The ship caught fire, exploded and sank in the North Sea off the Dudgeon Sandbank. Her crew were rescued.[142] She was on a voyage from London to Hull, Yorkshire with a cargo of gunpowder.[146]

10 July

List of shipwrecks: 10 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Longdon Cheves  United States The ship was wrecked on the Pluckington Bank, in Liverpool Bay. She was on a voyage from Savannah, Georgia to Liverpool, Lancashire, United Kingdom.[142]
Louisa  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore and wrecked at Cape Bonbas, Africa. Her crew were rescued by a Spanish vesse. She was on a voyage from Gibraltar to the Cape Verde Islands, Portugal.[80]

13 July

List of shipwrecks: 13 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Grande Lord  Portugal The schooner was destroyed by fire whilst on a voyage from Lisbon to Faial`, Azores.[150]

14 July

List of shipwrecks: 14 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Elizabeth  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Liverpool, Lancashire. She was on a voyage from Liverpool to Antwerp, Netherlands.[149]

15 July

List of shipwrecks: 15 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Dryade  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Seine at Tancarville, Seine-Inférieure, France and was abandoned by her crew. She was later refloated.[134]
Eliza  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Seine at Tancarville and was abandoned by her crew. She was later refloated.[134]
Ellen  United Kingdom The ship foundered in Tenby Bay with the loss of all eleven people on board.[151]
Hawk  United Kingdom The ship struck the pier and sank at Dover, Kent. She was later refloated. Hawk was on a voyage from Plymouth, Devon to London via Dover.[58]
Perseverance  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Seine at Tancarville and was abandoned by her crew. She was later refloated.[134]

16 July

List of shipwrecks: 16 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Alert  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Blakeney, Norfolk with the loss of two of her crew.[152]
Speculation  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off Reculver, Kent. Her crew were rescued.[58]

25 July

List of shipwrecks: 25 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Elizabeth & Mary  United Kingdom The ship was run down and sunk in the Irish Sea off Great Orme, Caernarfonshire by Kelsick ( United Kingdom). Her crew were rescued. Elizabeth & Mary was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire.[65]
Trafalgar  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Briar Island, Nova Scotia, British North America. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America.[153]

28 July

List of shipwrecks: 28 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Auspicious  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Kentish Knock, in the North Sea. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Antwerp, Netherlands to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France.[122]
Calliope  United Kingdom The brig was wrecked at Pernambuco, Brazil. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Messina, Sicily to Pernambuco.[154]
St. Stanislaus  France The ship was lost on the Bank of Tot, in the Seine.[138]

29 July

List of shipwrecks: 29 July 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Atlas  United Kingdom The ship departed Bengal, India for London. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[155]
Friends  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Liverpool, Lancashire. She was on a voyage from Saint Kitts to Liverpool.[122]

Unknown Date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown Date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Alfred  France The ship was lost near Saint-Malo, Finistère. She was on a voyage from Saint-Malo to Bordeaux, Gironde.[65]
Anna Justina Sweden The ship was lost off the coast of Norway. She was on a voyage from Strömstad to Dublin, United Kingdom.[58]
Bona Fide  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore at Copenhagen, Denmark. She was on a voyage from Rotterdam, South Holland to Copenhagen.[147]
Britannia  United Kingdom The brig foundered in the Strait of Belle Isle. Her crew were rescued.[112]
Commerce  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near "Labrevatch". She was on a voyage from Cette, Hérault, France to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France.[58]
Harriet  United States The ship was wrecked at Beaufort, North Carolina. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from New Orleans, Louisiana to Cádiz, Spain.[80]
Helen  Denmark The ship was lost whilst on a voyage from the Faroe Islands to Drontheim, Norway.[147]
Jonge Johannes  Denmark The ship was lost near Malmö, Sweden. She was on a voyage for Randers to London, United Kingdom.[122]
Pacifique  France The ship was wrecked in the Garonne. She was on a voyage from New Orleans, Louisiana to Bordeaux, Gironde.[142]
Rebecca  United Kingdom The schooner foundered in the Strait of Belle Isle with the loss of all but one of her crew.[112]
Sally  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on the Great Wrangle. She was on a voyage from Antwerp, Netherlands to Saint Petersburg, Russia.[156]
Ulrica Sweden The ship was lost off the coast of Norway. She was on a voyage from Gothenburg to Trondheim, Norway.[58]

August

1 August

List of shipwrecks: 1 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Amanda  United States The ship was wrecked at Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil with the loss of all hands.[157]
Clio  United Kingdom The ship departed from Berbice for the Clyde. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[158]
Conqueror  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Southwold, Suffolk. She was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland to Southwold.[107][128]
Orra  United States The ship was wrecked north of Rio Grande do Sul. Her crew were rescued.[157]

2 August

List of shipwrecks: 2 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Aurora  Portugal The ship departed from Rio de Janeiro for Lisbon. No further trace, presumed subsequently foundered in the Atlantic Ocean with the loss of all hands.[159]
Jeune Adolphe  France The ship was wrecked on Barbuda. She was on a voyage from Guadaloupe to Bordeaux, Gironde.[150]
Linnet  United Kingdom The sloop was lost off "The Crow". Her crew were rescued.[128]

3 August

List of shipwrecks: 3 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Constant Trader  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Irish Sea off Holyhead, Anglesey with the loss of all hands.[128]
Elizabeth  United Kingdom The ship struck the Mixon Sands, in the Bristol Channel and foundered.[160]
Sisters  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in the Cayman Islands. Her crew were rescued by Unity ( United Kingdom). Sisters was on a voyage from Jamaica to Lisbon, Portugal and Topsham, Devon.[150][161] Unity was to be wrecked herself ten days later.

5 August

List of shipwrecks: 5 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ocean  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off Lindesnes, Norway. Her crew were rescued by Britannia ( United Kingdom). Ocean was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Hull, Yorkshire. The waterlogged wreck was discovered the next day at 56°26′N 6°42′W by Blyth ( United Kingdom).[80][96][120]

6 August

List of shipwrecks: 6 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Horizon  United States The full-rigged ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew survived.[162]
Nostra Señora del Buen Successo  Spain The ship was captured by the insurgent privateer Río de la Plata ( Argentina). She was abandoned on 11 August and sank. Nostra Señora del Buen Successo was on a voyage from Havana, Cuba to Barcelona.[162]

7 August

List of shipwrecks: 7 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Vrouw Gesina  United Kingdom of the Netherlands The ship was driven ashore at Wijk aan Zee, North Holland. She was on a voyage from Harlingen, Friesland to London, United Kingdom.[80]

8 August

List of shipwrecks: 8 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Dartmouth  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in St. Bride's Bay. She was on a voyage from Pictou, Nova Scotia, British North America to Bristol. Gloucestershire.[128]

10 August

List of shipwrecks: 10 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
James  United Kingdom The ship was run down and sunk in the Gulf of Finland. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Sunderland, County Durham.[156]

12 August

List of shipwrecks: 12 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Huddlestone  United Kingdom The sloop struck rocks at Aberdeen. She was taken in to the harbour there but consequently sank. She was on a voyage from Sunderland, County Durham to Aberdeen.[163]
William and Mary  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Lougharne Sands with the loss of two lives. She was on a voyage from Llanelli, Glamorgan to Carmarthen.[77]

13 August

List of shipwrecks: 13 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Trusty  United Kingdom The ship sank at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.[77]
Unity  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Carysfort Reef. All on board were rescued by John ( United Kingdom). Unity was on a voyage from Jamaica to London.[164]
Vijf Sostre  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Rye, Sussex, United Kingdom. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Benicarló, Spain to Amsterdam, North Holland.[80]

14 August

List of shipwrecks: 14 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Welton  United Kingdom The ship capsized and sank in the Hooghly River. Her crew were rescued but all cargo, mails, and personal belongings were lost. She was on a voyage from Bengal, India to London.[137][165]

15 August

List of shipwrecks: 15 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ariadne  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Sandhammer Reef, in the Baltic Sea. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Memel, Prussia to Alloa, Clackmannanshire.[156]
Neptune  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off Ameland, Friesland, United Kingdom of the Netherlands. She was on a voyage from London to Bremen.[112]
Sir Home Popham  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked off St. Alban's Head, Dorset. She was on a voyage from Lisbon Portugal to Antwerp, Netherlands.[77]

17 August

List of shipwrecks: 17 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
New Prosperous  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Brighton, Sussex.[166]
Temstry  United Kingdom The ship sank at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.[140]
William  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Brighton.[166]

18 August

List of shipwrecks: 18 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Broederen  Hamburg The ship was lost off Texel, North Holland, Netherlands with the loss of all but two of her crew. She was on a voyage from Lisbon, Portugal to Hamburg.[156]
Guardian  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Newcombe Sand, in the North Sea off Lowestoft, Suffolk. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from South Shields, County Durham to London.[120]
Unity  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Carysfort Reef. All on board (her crew and that of the Sisters) were rescued by John ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Jamaica to London.[150]

19 August

List of shipwrecks: 19 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Huddlestone  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Aberdeen. She was on a voyage from Sunderland, County Durham to Aberdeen.[113]

21 August

List of shipwrecks: 21 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Jane Coutts  United Kingdom The ship capsized off Bermuda with the loss of all but one of those on board. The survivor was rescued on 27 August by Frederick ( Hamburg). Jane Coutts was on a voyage from London to Charleston, South Carolina, United States.[167]

22 August

List of shipwrecks: 22 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Eggo  Russia The ship was driven ashore on Ameland, Friesland, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from Liepāja to Antwerp, Netherlands.[168]
Frederick Herman  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Ameland. She was on a voyage from Königsberg, Prussia to the Maas.[168]
Goede Hoop  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Ameland. She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Schiedam, South Holland.[168]
Jane Coutts  United Kingdom The ship was capsized off Bermuda with the loss of all but one of those on board, over 22 lives. She was on a voyage from London to Charleston, South Carolina, United States.[54]
Jong Wilhelm  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Ameland. She was on a voyage from Memel, Prussia to Rotterdam, South Holland.[168]
Salvator  Netherlands The ship was lost in the North Sea off the Noordvarder Sandbank. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Christiana, Norway to Bruges.[156]

23 August

List of shipwrecks: 23 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Carl and Andreas  Prussia The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Vlissingen, Zeeland, Netherlands.[168]
Industry  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Bristol Channel off Minehead, Somerset with the loss of all five of her crew. She was on a voyage from a Welsh port to Dungarvan, County Down.[129][169]

24 August

List of shipwrecks: 24 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Lord Nelson  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near Shelburne, Nova Scotia, British North America. Over 280 people were rescued.[170]
New Prosperous
William
 United Kingdom The brig was run into by the brig William at Brighton, Sussex. Both vessels were subsequently driven ashore and wrecked.[113][171]
Œlus  United States The full-rigged ship was wrecked in Ensinada Bay. She was on a voyage from Montevideo, Brazil to Buenos Aires, Argentina.[172]

25 August

List of shipwrecks: 25 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Jenny  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and foundered in the Irish Sea off Saturness, Dumfriesshire with the loss of two lives. She was on a voyage from Whitehaven, Cumberland to Dumfries.[173][174]

26 August

List of shipwrecks: 26 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Mercury  United Kingdom The ship was run into by William at Greenock, Renfrewshire. Mercury subsequently came ashore.[168] Mercury was on a voyage from the Clyde to St. Domingo.[174]
William  United Kingdom The ship ran into Mercury at Greenock, Renfrewshire. William subsequently came ashore.[168] William was on a voyage from the Clyde to Jamaica.[174]

27 August

List of shipwrecks: 27 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
George  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Greenore Point, County Louth. She was on a voyage from Wexford to Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire.[156]
Hibernia  United Kingdom The ship departed from Plymouth, Devon for Liverpool, Lancashire. She was last sighted off Land's End, Cornwall. Presumed subsequently foundered with the loss of all hands.[13]

29 August

List of shipwrecks: 29 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Johannah Christina  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Newhaven, Sussex, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Cette, Hérault, France to Rotterdam, South Holland.[168]
Margritta  Bremen The ship was lost near Terschelling, Friesland, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire, United Kingdom to Bremen.[156]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Abrolhos Archipelago, Brazil. She was on a voyage from London to the Cape of Good Hope.[175]

30 August

List of shipwrecks: 30 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Euphemia  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on "Lavnscar". Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Tenerife, Canary Islands.[123]
Nadescha  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Schouwen, Zeeland.[156]

31 August

List of shipwrecks: 31 August 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Pluto  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on the Foreness Rock, off Margate, Kent. She was on a voyage from Portsmouth, Hampshire to London[168]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Blucher  Malta The ship foundered in the Mediterranean Sea off Cyprus.[168]
Drake  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in the Firth of Forth. She was on a voyage from Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands to Leith, Lothian.[77]
General Palafox  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and was beached at "Point Towre", where she was wrecked.[162]
Hawkesbury Packet New South Wales The sloop ran aground at Minnamurra and was wrecked.
Hercules  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Quillebeuf-sur-Seine, Eure, France.[77]
Jeune Sophie  United Kingdom The ship was destroyed by fire in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure to Mauritius.[81]
Jonge Hendrick  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore and wrecked near Memel, Prussia. She was on a voyage from Elbing to Amsterdam, North Holland.[156]
Lord Yarborough  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Orkney Islands.[128]
Merrimack  United States The brig was wrecked in the Florida Keys. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Havana, Cuba to New York.[162]
Mohawk  United States The ship was wrecked on Crooked Island, Bahamas. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from New York to Port-au-Prince, Haiti.[176]
Monmouth  United States The brig foundered whilst on a voyage from Boston, Massachusetts to Barbados. Her crew survived.[13]
Seven Friends  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak in the Atlantic Ocean and was abandoned by her crew. She was on a voyage from Belfast, County Down to Boston, Massachusetts, United States.[168]

September

2 September

List of shipwrecks: 2 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Nossa Senhora de Conceicao & Oliviera  Portugal The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Pará, Brazil. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Pará to Lisbon.[177]
Phœnix  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at "Mascal", India. She was on a voyage from Bengal to Madras.[178]

3 September

List of shipwrecks: 3 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Alicia  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, United States. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Tobago to St. John, New Brunswick, British North America.[179]
Jenny  United Kingdom The ship caught fire in the River Thames and was scuttled. She was on a voyage from London to Hamburg.[156]
Malta  United Kingdom The ship ran aground in the River Thames at Cuckold's Point, Surrey and was wrecked. She was on a voyage from London to Grenada.[156]

4 September

List of shipwrecks: 4 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Factor  United States The ship ran aground and capsized at Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France. She was on a voyage from New York to Havre de Grâce.[180] Factor was later refloated and taken in to Havre de Grâce.[181]

6 September

List of shipwrecks: 6 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Harlequin  United Kingdom The ship was destroyed by fire in the Demerara River.[162]
Vrouw Gesina Unknown The ship was driven ashore at Quillebeuf-sur-Seine, Eure, France.[182]

8 September

List of shipwrecks: 8 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Johannes and Francisca  Prussia The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at A Coruña, Spain. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Memel to Oporto, Portugal[139]

11 September

List of shipwrecks: 11 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Maria Cape Colony The coaster was wrecked on Robben Island.[81]
Winifred and Maria Cape Colony The coaster was wrecked at the Cape of Good Hope.[81]

13 September

List of shipwrecks: 13 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Lantaro  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean with the loss of 27 of the 47 people on board. Survivors were rescued by Jessy ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from the Clyde to Charleston, South Carolina, United States.[183][184][185]
Sir James Henry Craig  United Kingdom The ship put back to Calcutta after sailing for London. She had endured 14 days of gales that had left leaking and with her mainmast and bowsprit sprung.[186] She was condemned on 14 November.[187]

14 September

List of shipwrecks: 14 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Rosetta  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore and wrecked in the Scheldt. She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Antwerp[182]

16 September

List of shipwrecks: 16 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Hercules  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean 150 nautical miles (280 km) north east of Cape Clear Island, British North America. Her crew were rescued by Two Brothers ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Miramichi Bay.[170]
Warre  United Kingdom The ship departed from Saint Petersburg, Russia for London. Presumed subsequently foundered off Memel, Prussia with the loss of all hands.[188]

17 September

List of shipwrecks: 17 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Jane  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked 15 nautical miles (28 km) from Montevideo.[189][190]
Lark  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Nuevitas Reef, in the Atlantic Ocean off the north coast of Cuba. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Havana, Cuba.[191]
Vine  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at St. Esprit, Nova Scotia, British North America. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Belfast, County Antrim to Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America.[192]
Union  United Kingdom The ship ran aground in the Gut of Canso. She was later refloated and taken in to port.[193]

18 September

List of shipwrecks: 18 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Harriet  United Kingdom The ship ran aground on the south coast of Saltholm, Denmark. She was on a voyage from London to Stettin.[185] Harriet was late refloated and put into Copenhagen, Denmark for repairs.[194]

19 September

List of shipwrecks: 19 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Dotterel  United Kingdom The brig foundered in the Indian Ocean of off Coringa, India.[178]
Hope  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore and wrecked at "Upparah", India (25 nautical miles (46 km) north of Coringa.[178]

22 September

List of shipwrecks: 22 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ulrika Unknown The ship was lost off Skagen, Denmark. She was on a voyage from "Blomberg" to Newry, County Antrim, United Kingdom.[162]

24 September

List of shipwrecks: 24 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Charlotte  United Kingdom The ship foundered whilst on a voyage from London to Faro, Portugal. Her crew were rescued by Swallow ( United Kingdom).[170][195]
Cora  United States The full-rigged ship was driven ashore and wrecked at New Orleans, Louisiana.[196]
Fairnie  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Killybegs, County Donegal. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Belfast, County Antrim to Donegal.[196]
Gustavus  United States The brig was driven ashore at New Orleans.[196]
Little Dudley  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew were rescued by William & Henry ( United Kingdom). Little Dudley was on a voyage from Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire to Newfoundland, British North America.[179]
Suffolk  United Kingdom The full-rigged ship was driven ashore 9 nautical miles (17 km) south of New Orleans.[196][197]

26 September

List of shipwrecks: 26 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Attina  Prussia The ship was driven ashore at Ørum, Denmark. She was on a voyage from Köningsberg to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands[198]
Bergetta  Norway The brig was wrecked on the Cefn-Sidan Sands, in Carmarthen Bay. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Barcelona, Spain to Stettin, Prussia.[199]
Duchess of York  United Kingdom The ship ran aground in the River Thames at Gravesend, Kent. she was on a voyage from Buenos Aires, Argentina to London.[164] Duchess of York was refloate on 8 October and resumed her voyage.[200]
Fiden  United Kingdom The ship ran aground on the Black Middens, in the North Sea off the coast of County Durham. She was later refloated.[164][185]
Young Lucas  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex. She was on a voyage from Calais to Bordeaux, Gironde, France.[150]

27 September

List of shipwrecks: 27 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Fraw Catharina  Hamburg The ship was driven ashore and wrecked in the "Hever". She was on a voyage from Antwerp, Netherlands to Hamburg.[200]
Jane  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Sylt, Duchy of Schleswig. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Hamburg[200]

28 September

List of shipwrecks: 28 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Gustava Henrietta  Prussia The ship was lost near Memel.[201]
Salus  United Kingdom The ship was destroyed by fire at Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America.[202]
William  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on Texel, North Holland, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Leer, Kingdom of Hanover.[13]

29 September

List of shipwrecks: 29 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
George  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on Götaland, Sweden or Hogland, Russia. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Dundee, Forfarshire to Saint Petersburg, Russia.[179][203]

30 September

List of shipwrecks: 30 September 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Harmonie Hamburg The ship was driven ashore and damaged at Stade, Kingdom of Hanover. She was on a voyage from London, United Kingdom to Hamburg.[13] She was refloated on 2 October and arrived at Hamburg that day.[200]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Apollo  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Baltic Sea off Memel, Prussia with the loss of all hands.[204]
Bombay India The ship was lost during September.[205]
Constance  France The ship sprang a leak in the Seine and was beached. She was on a voyage from Havre de Grâce to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure.[181]
Cornelie  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Hogsty Reef, Bahamas. Her crew were rescued.[206]
Dudley  United Kingdom The schooner foundered in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew were rescued by Unity ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire to New Brunswick, British North America.[207]
Fairy  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in the Orkney Islands. She was on a voyage from an American port to Dundee, Forfarshire.[204]
Frederickstein  United States The ship was wrecked south of Colonia, New Jersey.[150]
George  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Brim Ness, Orkney Islands. She was on a voyage from Miramichi Bay to Blyth, Northumberland.[150][164]
Hopewell  United Kingdom The ship departed from Miramichi, New Brunswick, British North America for Leith, Lothian. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[208]
Johanna Elbing The ship was run down and sunk in the Baltic Sea off Møn, Denmark before 25 September by Joseph and Mary ( United Kingdom). Her crew were rescued by Joseph and Mary. Johanna was on a voyage from Elbing to London, United Kingdom.[123]
Jong Willem  Kingdom of Hanover The ship was lost whilst on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland to Embden.[181]
Levant  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Willoughby Point, Virginia, United States in early September. She was on a voyage from London to Virginia.[209] Levant was later refloated and taken in to Norfolk, Virginia.[162]
Maria  France The ship was lost near "Helsandt". She was on a voyage from Antwerp, Netherlands to Bordeaux, Gironde.[139]
Maria  United Kingdom The ship was sunk on the Arklow Banks, in the Irish Sea. Her crew were rescued by Perseverance ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Chester, Cheshire to Pictou, Nova Scotia, British North America.[139]
Nicolay  Russia The ship was lost in the "Berke Islands". She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg to Riga.[210]
Recompense  United States The brig sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean before 20 September.[211]
Samuel Braddock  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean before 12 September. Her crew were rescued by Amy ( United Kingdom). Samuel Braddock was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America.[193]
Vier Gebroeders  Kingdom of Hanover The ship was lost whilst on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne to Embden.[180]
3 Bruder  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore at Vlissingen, Zeeland. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg to Antwerp.[182]

October

1 October

List of shipwrecks: 1 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
HMS Julia  Royal Navy The 16-gun ship was wrecked at Tristan da Cunha with the loss of 45 lives. There were 20 or 24 survivors.[212][213]
Neptune  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Lambert's Point, Virginia, United States.[162]
Watson  United States The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean and subsequently foundered. She was on a voyage from Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[214]

2 October

List of shipwrecks: 2 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Cato  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Memel, Prussia. Her crew were rescued.[198]
Dorothea  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Memel. Her crew were rescued.[198]
Isis  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Memel. Her crew were rescued.[198]
Rachel  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Memel. Her crew were rescued.[198]

3 October

List of shipwrecks: 3 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Flora  United Kingdom The ship departed from Archangelsk, Russia for Hull, Yorkshire. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[215]
John & Jane  United Kingdom The ship was lost off Terschelling, Friesland, Netherlands with the loss of all but two of her crew. She was on a voyage from Sunderland, County Durham to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[200]
Vrouw Anna Rebecca  Netherlands The galiot was lost near Terschelling, Friesland.[198]

4 October

List of shipwrecks: 4 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Phœbe  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands to Hull, Yorkshire. Phœbe was later refloated and taken in to Great Yarmouth.[200]
Pilot  United Kingdom The brig departed from Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America for Aberdeen. No further trace, presumed foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Cape Wrath, Sutherland, where part of her cargo came ashore.[216]

5 October

List of shipwrecks: 5 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Emma  United States The ship was wrecked on reefs off Bermuda. She was on a voyage from New York to St. Vincent, Virgin Islands.[217]
Sarah  United States The brig capsized in a hurricane off St. Croix, Virgin Islands. Seven crew were rescued on 19 October by Thorntons ( United Kingdom). Sarah was on a voyage from Bath, Maine to St. Croix.[218]
Urania  Hamburg The ship was driven ashore on Cross Island and was abandoned by her crew. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk, Russia to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[218]

6 October

List of shipwrecks: 6 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Frau Catharina  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on Ösel, Denmark. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Antwerp.[176]
Juno  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on Ösel. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Saint Petersburg.[176]>

7 October

List of shipwrecks: 7 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Dispatch  United Kingdom The ship sank at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.[159]
St. Nicolay  Russia The ship was driven ashore at Archangelsk.[218]

9 October

List of shipwrecks: 9 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Vigilantia  Norway The ship ran aground and was damaged on the Goodwin Sands, Kent, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Dram to Waterford, United Kingdom. Vigilantia was refloated the next day and taken in to Ramsgate, Kent.[123][200]
Wheatsheaf  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near South Shields, County Durham. Her crew were rescued by the Shields Lifeboat. She was on a voyage from South Shields to Faversham, Kent.[123][219]

10 October

List of shipwrecks: 10 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
James  United Kingdom The sloop was in collision with London Packet ( United Kingdom) and foundered in the Irish Sea off Great Orme Head, Caernarvonshire. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Rosà, Kingdom of Lombardy-Venetia[123][219]
Maria  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Prince Edward Island, British North America. She was on a voyage from Liverpool to Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America.[220]

11 October

List of shipwrecks: 11 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Christians Mundi  Norway The ship foundered off Cape Wrath, Caithness, United Kingdom. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Dram to Belfast, County Antrim, United Kingdom.[221]
William  United Kingdom The ship was run down and sunk in the English Channel off Eastbourne, Sussex by Nautilus ( United Kingdom). Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Poole, Dorset to London.[123]
Vrow Finck Engelina Dantzig The ship was driven ashore and wrecked 3 nautical miles (5.6 km) east of Calais, France. She was on a voyage from Dantzig to Bordeaux, Gironde, France.[123]

12 October

List of shipwrecks: 12 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Balthazar  Netherlands The ship was wrecked at Valencia, Spain. She was on a voyage from Ostend to Barcelona, Spain.[54]
Enigkeit  Norway The ship was lost on the Vogelsand, in the North Sea off the mouth of the Elbe. Her crew were rescued.[170]
William & Ellen  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Chapel Tunnel, Lincolnshire. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Wisbech, Cambridgeshire.[222]

13 October

List of shipwrecks: 13 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Friends Guernsey The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Alicante, Spain.[54]
Jean Etienne  France The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (18°47′N 9°11′W). Her crew were rescued by Guth Christine (flag unknown). Jean Etienne was on a voyage from Nantes, Loire-Inférieure to La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime.[179]
Prince Regent  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off Scheveningen, North Holland, Netherlands with the loss of all but one of her crew. She was on a voyage from Bristol, Gloucestershire to Amsterdam, North Holland.[198]
Rowena  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Stromness, Orkney Islands. She was on a voyage from Pictou, Nova Scotia, British North America to Aberdeen.[193]
Strathmore  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Baltic Sea off Rügen. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Danzig to Dundee, Forfarshire.[203]

14 October

List of shipwrecks: 14 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Rover  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean 300 nautical miles (560 km) west of Ireland. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from St. Andrews, New Brunswick, British North America to Stockton-on-Tees, Yorkshire.[170]

15 October

List of shipwrecks: 15 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Annabella  United Kingdom The sloop departed from Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands for Dover, Kent. Presumed subsequently foundered in the North Sea with the loss of all hands.[223]

16 October

List of shipwrecks: 16 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Caperfey  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near "Cunbersham". Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Memel, Prussia to London.[54][167][203]
Hannah  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Haisborough Sands, in the North Sea off the coast of Norfolk. Her crew were rescued.[198]

17 October

List of shipwrecks: 17 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Harriet  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. She was on a voyage from Kirkcaldy, Fife to Charleston, South Carolina.[224]
Jane & Eliza  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Bay of Isigny. She was on a voyage from Bristol, Gloucestershire to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure.[223] She was refloated in November.[167]
New Providence British North America The ship was wrecked on the south coast of Antigua.[224]
Rebecca  United Kingdom The ship struck a rock in the Norwegian Sea (63°30′N 3°30′E and was consequently beached on "Furow Island" the next day. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk, Russia to London.[225]

18 October

List of shipwrecks: 18 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Diamond  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Weymouth, Dorset. She was on a voyage from Waterford to Portsmouth, Hampshire.[198]

19 October

List of shipwrecks: 19 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Christina  United Kingdom The brig foundered in the Strait of Malacca with the loss of all on board, over 30 people.[226]

20 October

List of shipwrecks: 20 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Rebecca  United States The ship was wrecked in a hurricane at Barbados.[227]
Sprightly  United Kingdom The ship departed from Dominica for Barbados. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[228]

21 October

List of shipwrecks: 21 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Adelphi  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore in a hurricane at Bridgetown, Barbadoes.[229] She was refloated on 8 November.[155]
Agenoria  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in a hurricane at Martinique with the loss of three of her crew.[230]
Alicia  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Kingston, Jamaica.[229]
Anna Margaretta  Norway The ship foundered in the Bay of Biscay. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from the Île de Ré, Charente-Maritime, France to Stavanger.[202]
Anne and Eliza  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Kingston.[229]
Bazard  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Barbadoes.[231]
Benjamin & Joseph  United States The brig was driven ashore in a hurricane at Martinique.[232]
Cæsar  United States The brig was driven out of Martinique in a hurricane. Reported missing.[233]
Ceres  France The ship was wrecked on Crab Island, British Guyana during a hurricane with the loss of five of her crew.[232][234]
Crown Prince  United Kingdom The barque was driven ashore in a hurricane at Bridgetown.[229]
Dispatch  United States The brig was driven ashore in a hurricane at Pigeon Island.[233]
Earl Sandwich  United Kingdom The sloop was driven ashore in a hurricane at Bridgetown.[229]
Echo  French Navy The corvette was driven out of Martinique in a hurricane. Reported missing.[233]
Economy  United Kingdom The sloop was driven ashore in a hurricane at Bridgetown.[229]
Eliza  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Barbados. She was declared a total loss and broken up.[235]
Express Barbadoes The schooner was driven ashore and wrecked in a hurricane at Barbados.[228][235]
Fly  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Bridgetown.[229]
Forrester Barbadoes The sloop was driven ashore and wrecked in a hurricane at Barbadoes.[235]
Fox  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at "Callinque".[230]
Good Intent  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Kingston.[229]
Greyhound Barbadoes The brig was driven ashore and wrecked in a hurricane at Bridgetown.[229][235]
Hazard  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Bridgetown.[229]
Isabella  United Kingdom The ship departed from Newfoundland, British North America for Genoa, Kingdom of Sardinia. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[236]
James British North America The ship was driven ashore in a hurricane at Saint Lucia.[227]
Johanna  United States The brig was driven ashore in a hurricane at Morant Bay, Jamaica.[233]
John and Mary British North America The ship was driven ashore in a hurricane at Saint Lucia.[227]
Lady Hannah Ellice  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in a hurricane at Saint Lucia.[175][190]
Lady Nelson  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Bridgetown.[229]
Lark British North America The ship was driven ashore in a hurricane at Saint Lucia.[227]
Madeira  United States The brig was driven ashore in a hurricane at Martinique.[232]
Margaretta  French Navy The ship was wrecked in a hurricane at Saint-Pierre, Martinique.[237]
Margarita  United States The ship was driven ashore in a hurricane at Pigeon Island.[233]
Martinico  France The ship foundered in a hurricane at Martinique with the loss of all hands.[229]
Mary  United States The schooner capsized in a hurricane at Martinique.[233]
Mary  United States The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Morant Bay.[233]
Mentor  United States The schooner was driven ashore and wrecked in a hurricane at Fort-de-France, Martinique, Her crew were rescued.[233]
Montgomery  United States The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on Pigeon Island. Her crew were rescued.[233]
Papillon  French Navy The schooner was drive out of Martinique in a hurricane. Reported missing.[233]
Relief  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Kingston.[229]
Relief Bermuda The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at Saint Vincent, Virgin Islands.[190]
Retrieve  United Kingdom The sloop was driven ashore in a hurricane at Kingston.[229]
Robert Todd  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Nantucket, Massachusetts. She was on a voyage from the Turks Islands to Portland, Maine.[238]
Thomas Spencer  United Kingdom The sloop was driven ashore in a hurricane at Bridgetown.[229]
Triumph  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in a hurricane at "Callinque".[230]
Young William  United States The brig was driven ashore and wrecked in a hurricane at Saint Lucia.[239]

22 October

List of shipwrecks: 22 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ann  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and damaged in the Dardanelles, Ottoman Empire.[240] She was refloated in November and taken in to Constantinople for repairs.[241]
Carl Johan Sweden The ship was wrecked on the Haisborough Sands, in the North Sea of the coast of Norfolk, United Kingdom. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Gävle to Lisbon, Portugal.[170] Carl Johan subsequently came ashore at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.[209]
Friendship  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Cape Breton Island, British North America.[242]
John & Jane  United Kingdom The ship ran aground off Dungarvan, County Waterford. She was on a voyage from Bristol, Gloucestershire to Dungarvan.[221]

23 October

List of shipwrecks: 23 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Betsey  United Kingdom The ship struck the Stanford Sand, in the North Sea and was consequently beached at Lowestoft, Suffolk.[209]
Confiance  France The ship was wrecked on The Rattler. She was on a voyage from Havre de Grâce to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure.[218]
Satrauen Dantzig The ship was wrecked on the Goodwin Sands, Kent, United Kingdom with the loss of all hands.[221]

25 October

List of shipwrecks: 25 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
William and Mary  United Kingdom The packet boat struck the Wolff Rocks, in the Bristol Channel off Flat Holm and foundered with the loss of 33 of the 56 people on board. She was on a voyage from Bristol, Gloucestershire to Waterford.[209][243][160][244]

26 October

List of shipwrecks: 26 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Amiraal Kirkkert  Netherlands The schooner foundered whilst on a voyage from the San Blas Islands to Kingston, Jamaica. Four survivors were rescued by Tickler ( United Kingdom).[245]
Eliza  United Kingdom The ship was lost at Colombo, Ceylon. She was on a voyage from London to Trincomalee, Ceylon.[246]
Esperence  France The ship sank at Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure. She was on a voyage from Les Sables-d'Olonne, Vendée to Le Tréport, Seine-Inférieure.[218]
Golub  Russia The ship was wrecked near Kola. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[137]

27 October

List of shipwrecks: 28 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Active  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Campbeltown, Argyllshire. She was on a voyage from Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America to Dublin.[192]
John  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Grand Manan Island. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Halifax, Nova Scotia, British North America to the Bay of Fundy.[218]

29 October

List of shipwrecks: 29 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Autumn  United Kingdom During a voyage from Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America, to Dundee, Forfarshire, Scotland, the ship was wrecked on the coast of Iceland with the loss of her entire crew of 20.[247][246][248]

30 October

List of shipwrecks: 30 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Dirk  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Callantsoog, Groningen, Netherlands. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands.[54]
Deito Feito  Portugal The ship was driven ashore at Duncannon, County Waterford, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Cork, United Kingdom to Lisbon or St. Ubes. Deito Feito was refloated on 6 November and taken in to Waterford.[192][249]
Jonge Antje  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore on Callantsoog. She was on a voyage from Hull to Rotterdam.[54]
Olivia  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Willoughby Spit, Virginia, United States. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Norfolk, Virginia, United States.[157]
Percival  United Kingdom The ship ran aground on the Black Middens, in the North Sea off South Shields, County Durham and was severely damaged.[202]
William  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Bovenbergen, Jutland. She was on a voyage from Bridlington, Yorkshire to Hamburg.[250]

31 October

List of shipwrecks: 31 October 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Caroline Sweden The ship foundered off Marstrand.[251]
Concordia Hamburg The ship foundered off "Warburg". She was on a voyage from Hamburg to Stockholm, Sweden.[157]
Diana  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in the Shetland Islands with the loss of all but two of her crew.[206][250][252]
Emlyn  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Irish Sea off Holyhead, Anglesey. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Dublin to Liverpool, Lancashire.[202]
Freundschaft Pomerania The ship sprang a leak and foundered off Kolberg. She was on a voyage from Kolberg to Memel, Prussia.[253]
Penrhyn Castle  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Strömstad, Sweden. She was on a voyage from London to Pillau, Prussia.[206]
Plato  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea 70 nautical miles (130 km) off Whitby, Yorkshire.[176]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Amelia  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea whilst on a voyage from Antwerp, Netherlands to Westerwick, Shetland Islands. Her crew were rescued.[157][254]
Argus  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Cape Breton Island, British North America. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Miramichi Bay.[251]
Arkley Hall  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at "Keeja", Russia. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk, Russia to London.[255]
Catherine  United Kingdom The ship foundered in "Scylicuner Bay", Newfoundland, British North America.[81]
Concordia  Russia The ship was wrecked on Hiiumaa, Russia in late October. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France.[157]
Dolores  Spain The ship was lost in the River Plate in late October.[256]
Durable  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Persian Gulf.[205]
Enterprize  France The ship was lost in the River Plate in late October.[256]
Gibraltar  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea 2 nautical miles (3.7 km) north of Aberdeen. She was on a voyage from Sunderland, County Durham to Aberdeen.[202]
Johanna Carsjens Unknown The ship was wrecked on the Goodwin Sands, Kent, United Kingdom.[193]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Ramsey, Isle of Man.[13]
Michael  Russia The ship was lost near Kouga. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk to Bergen, Norway.[251]
Symmetry  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Eierland, North Holland, Netherlands. Her crew were rescued.[202] She was on a voyage from Liverpool to Hamburg.[192]
Thomas  United Kingdom The brig foundered in the North Sea off the coast of Norfolk. Wreckage came ashore at Mundesley on 18 October.[198]
Triton  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Drontheim, Norway. She was later refloated and taken in to "Smolen" for repairs.[225]
Union  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Soult Island. She was on a voyage from Pugwash, Nova Scotia, British North America to Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.[206]
Washington  United States The ship capsized off Jamaica on or before 14 October.[257]
Wassily Wehky  Russia The ship was drive onto a sandbank near Archangelsk by ice and consequently sank. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[218]

November

1 November

List of shipwrecks: 1 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Alexander  United Kingdom The full-rigged ship was driven ashore near Strömstadt, Sweden. She was on a voyage from London to Saint Petersburg, Russia.[214]
Ellice  United Kingdom The transport ship was wrecked on the north coast of Spain with the loss of a crew member.[258] One hundred and forty-four passengers and the rest of the crew were rescued.[259]

2 November

List of shipwrecks: 2 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Frederickston Jamaica The ship was wrecked on Grand Cayman Island. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Jamaica to Saint John, New Brunswick, British North America.[215]
Thetis Grand Duchy of Finland The ship was driven ashore near "Fredricksworth", Denmark. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Vaasa.[255]

3 November

List of shipwrecks: 3 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Flora  United Kingdom The ship departed Archangelsk, Russia for Hull, Yorkshire. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[260]
Traveller  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near Fredrikstad, Norway with the loss of seven of her crew. She was on a voyage from Hull to Gothenburg, Sweden.[253]

4 November

List of shipwrecks: 4 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Amethyst  United Kingdom The ship capsized and sank in the Mediterranean Sea off Alexandria, Egypt. Her crew were rescued.[261]

5 November

List of shipwrecks: 5 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Barbara  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at "Ballinaby". She was on a voyage from Sligo to Glasgow, Renfrewshire.[262][263]
Caroline  Norway The ship was wrecked at Lerwick, Shetland Islands, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Copenhagen, Denmark to Málaga, Spain.[206][250]
Favourite  United Kingdom The ship departed from Pictou, Nova Scotia, British North America for Aberdeen. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[264]
Golden Fleece  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Swelly Rock, in the Irish Sea off Beaumaris, Anglesey. She was on a voyage from Bangor, Caernarvonshire to London.[54]
Industry  United Kingdom The sloop was wrecked on Swona, Orkney Islands. There were two survivors. She was on a voyage from Perth to Hull, Yorkshire.[218]

6 November

List of shipwrecks: 6 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Dolons  Spain The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Montevideo. Her crew were rescued.[189]
Enterprise  France The ship was driven ashore at "Porte de la India", South America.[189]
Shannon  United Kingdom The ship sprang a lead and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (43°35′N 24°30′W). Her crew were rescued by Duke of Wellington ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Newfoundland, British North America to Málaga, Spain.[253]

7 November

List of shipwrecks: 7 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Do Bahamas The ship was wrecked in the Abaco Islands. She was on a voyage from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States to Nassau, Bahamas.[159]
Favourite  United Kingdom The brig was last sighted on this date whilst on a voyage from Pictou, Nova Scotia, British North America to Aberdeen. Presumed subsequently foundered with the loss of all hands.[216]
Pauline  France The ship was wrecked on the coast of Brazil. Her crew were rescued.[256]
Pilar  Spain The ship was wrecked near Muros. She was on a voyage from Corcubion to A Coruña.[255]

8 November

List of shipwrecks: 8 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Argo  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Flamborough Head, Yorkshire, Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to South Shields, County Durham.[251]
Astrea  United Kingdom The ship ran aground, capsized and was wrecked at St. Mawes, Cornwall.[108]
Augustus  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Islay, Inner Hebrides with the loss of all hands.[214] she was on a voyage from Miramichi, New Brunswick, British North America to Liverpool, Lancashire.[218]
Hopewell  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew were rescued by Alexander ( United Kingdom). Hopewell was on a voyage from Miramichi to Ayr.[265]
James  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Saintes. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Bordeaux, Gironde, France to Plymouth, Devon[218]
Peggy  United States The ship was lost at Cape Cod, Massachusetts. She was on a voyage from the Bahamas to Boston, Massachusetts.[266]

9 November

List of shipwrecks: 9 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Augustus  United States The ship foundered off Islay, Inner Hebrides, United Kingdom with the loss of all hands.[262]
Dasher  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew were rescued by Fortitude ( United Kingdom).[239]
Ellice  United Kingdom The transport ship wrecked on the Punta de Estaca de Bares, Spain with the loss of about 30 lives. She was on a voyage from London to Gibraltar.[197]
Helmsley  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Sandwich Bay, Shetland Islands with the loss of a crew member.[250][252] She was on a voyage from Archangelsk, Russia to London.[263]
James and Charlotte  United Kingdom The ship struck a sunken wreck and was consequently beached near Tarragona, Spain. She was subsequently wrecked. James and Charlotte was on a voyage from Genoa, Kingdom of Sardinia to London.[157][220]

11 November

List of shipwrecks: 11 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Adrastus  United States The ship was driven ashore at Long Beach. She was on a voyage from the Bahamas to the Kennebec River.[137]
Frederick Kingdom of Sardinia The ship was driven ashore at Marstrand, Sweden.[188]
Louisa Ulrica Greifswald The ship was driven ashore at Marstrand.[188]
Maria Louisa  Portugal The ship was lost with the loss of all but one of her crew. She was on a voyage from Morlaix, Finistère, France to Lisbon.[197]
New Expedition  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at The Mumbles, Glamorgan. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from Swansea, Glamorgan to Bristol, Gloucestershire.[108]
Phœnix  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Gunfleet Sand, in the North Sea. Her crew were rescued.[251] She was on a voyage from South Shields, County Durham to London.[249]

12 November

List of shipwrecks: 12 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Albion  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America.[266]
Bea Flora  Portugal The schooner was wrecked at Vigo, Spain.[255]
Bee  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Saltfleet, Lincolnshire. She was on a voyage from Great Yarmouth, Norfolk to Hull, Yorkshire.[249]
Berry Castle  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Scotstown Head. She was on a voyage from Miramichi, New Brunswick, British North America to Aberdeen.[108]
Wilhelmina Sweden The ship was driven ashore on Gotland. She was on a voyage from Gävle to Lisbon, Portugal. Wilhelmina was later refloated.[225]

13 November

List of shipwrecks: 13 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Anna Maria  Kingdom of Prussia The ship foundered off Thisted, Denmark. She was on a voyage from Königsberg to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[267]
Beulah  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Haisborough Sands, in the North Sea off the coast of Norfolk. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Hull, Yorkshire.[206]
Castlereagh  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Point Lepreau, Newfoundland, British North America. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from the Turks Islands to St. John, New Brunswick, British North America. Castlereagh was refloated on 7 December and taken in to St. John[235][268]
Providence  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Frosswick, Shetland Islands. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk, Russia to London.[269]
Thomas  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Dungarvan, County Waterford. She was on a voyage from New Orleans, Louisiana to Liverpool, Lancashire.[108]
William  United Kingdom The ship capsized and was wrecked at Fowey, Cornwall.[108]

14 November

List of shipwrecks: 14 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Hester  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore near Bangor, Caernarvonshire.[81]
John  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore and wrecked at Cruden Bay, Aberdeenshire. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from South Shields, County Durham to Dublin.[262]
Providence  United Kingdom The ship capsized at Sheerness, Kent. She was refloated but found to be severely damaged.[81]
William and Mary  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore and wrecked at Peterhead, Aberdeenshire. Her crew were rescued.[262]

15 November

List of shipwrecks: 15 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Andalusia  United Kingdom The ship struck the Corton Sand, in the North Sea off the coast of Suffolk and was consequently beached at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk.[108]
Camperdown  United Kingdom The full-rigged ship was wrecked at Sumburgh Head, Shetland Islands. with the loss of all hands[177][250][252]
Christopher  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Sumburgh Head with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Liverpool, Lancashire.[225][252]
Doris  United States The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Grand Banks of Newfoundland. She was on a voyage from Baltimore, Maryland to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[137]
Fame  United Kingdom The schooner was wrecked at Aberdeen with the loss of a crew member.[262] She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Arbroath, Forfarshire.[263]
James and Mary  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore and severely damaged at Aberdeen.[262]
Li La Too Zee  Netherlands The sloop was wrecked on Fair Isle, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Maassluis South Holland to "North Faroe".[172][270]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the North Sea off Robin Hood's Bay, Yorkshire. Her crew were rescued.[81]
Providence  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Sumburgh Head with the loss of all hands. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk, Russia to London.[206][252]
Rifleman  United Kingdom The sloop struck rocks at Redcar, Yorkshire and was wrecked. Her crew survived.[250]

16 November

List of shipwrecks: 16 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Elizabeth  United Kingdom The ship, which had been stolen by mutineers at the Cape of Good Hope on 11 November, was deliberately run ashore and wrecked at the mouth of the Elephant River with the loss of one life.[256]

17 November

List of shipwrecks: 17 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Berkeley  United Kingdom The ship ran aground on the Colleradoes, off the coast of Cuba. She was on a voyage from Jamaica to Virginia, United States. Berkeley was plundered by the Spanish, who burnt her on 1 December.[271]
Eugene  France The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Brook, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône to Dunkerque, Nord.[214]

18 November

List of shipwrecks: 18 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Voucher  United States The ship was lost in the Currituck Inlet. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from New York to Charleston, South Carolina.[241]

19 November

List of shipwrecks: 19 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Credenzon Sweden The ship foundered off "Studgard". Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Karlskrona to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France.[157][255]
Harmonie  Portugal The ship passed through the Øresund whilst on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Lisbon. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands[272]
Voucher  United States The full-rigged ship was lost in the Currituck Inlet at Chicamacomico, North Carolina. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from New York to Charleston, South Carolina.[137][273]

20 November

List of shipwrecks: 20 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Sarah  United Kingdom The ship caught fire at Bristol, Gloucestershire.[206] She was later sold, repaired, and continued to sail.

21 November

List of shipwrecks: 21 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Caroline  France The ship was lost off "Patten". She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure.[188]
Europe  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. She was on a voyage from the Isle of May to Boston, Massachusetts, United States.[241]
Friends  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Baltic Sea off the Dagerort Lighthouse, Denmark. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Saint Petersburg, Russia.[137]

22 November

List of shipwrecks: 22 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Augusta  Prussia The ship was driven ashore between Memel and Pillau with the loss of two of her crew. She was on a voyage from Memel to Lübeck.[225]
Garland  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Faial Island, Azores, Portugal. Her crew were rescued.[213]
Nicolay & Ann  Russia The ship was lost off "Stortewelk". Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[188]
Vrieundschap  Netherlands The ship was lost off "Stortewelk". Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Norway to Harlingen, Friesland.[188]

23 November

List of shipwrecks: 23 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ariadne  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near Stromness, Orkney Islands. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Liverpool, Lancashire.[220]
Maria  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Thisted, Denmark. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg to London.[257]
Old Friend  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on the coast of Jutland. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to London.[191]
Sportsman  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Anholt, Denmark. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Pillau, Prussia.[274]

24 November

List of shipwrecks: 24 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Advice  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Christiansand, Norway. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk, Russia to Hull, Yorkshire.[175]
Agnes  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the St. Lawrence River.[137]
Favourite  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Hare Island. She was on a voyage from Quebec City, Lower Canada, British North America to Madeira, Portugal.[137]
Maria Joze  Spain The brig was captured by the privateer Congress ( United States) whilst on a voyage from Montego Bay, Jamaica to Manzanelle de Cuba, Cuba. She was set afire and sunk.[215]
Thomas and Sally  United Kingdom The ship ran aground and sank at Guernsey, Channel Islands. She was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland to Guernsey.[197]
Vrow Anna Catharina Lübeck The ship was wrecked near Memel, Prussia with the loss of all but two of her crew. She was on a voyage from Memel to Lübeck.[225]

25 November

List of shipwrecks: 25 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Acorn  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Memel, Prussia.[225] She was refloated in late June 1818 and taken in to Memel for repairs.[275]
Christopher  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Liverpool, Lancashire. She was on a voyage from Charleston, South Carolina to Liverpool.[197]
Garland  United Kingdom The ship was fired upon by Marquis d'Anjera ( Portugal) and shore-based artillery at Faial Island, Azores in error. She subsequently drove ashore and was wrecked.[257]
Lykens Prove  Russia The ship was driven ashore near Carlscrona, Sweden. She was on a voyage from Pärnu to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[257]
Nancy Sweden The ship was driven ashore at Liverpool. She was on a voyage from Stockholm to New York, United States.[197]
Scots Craig  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in the North Sea off Neuwerk with the loss of a crew member. She was on a voyage from London to Hamburg.[157][276]

26 November

List of shipwrecks: 26 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ardaiser Ceylon The ketch was driven ashore and wrecked at Colombo. Her crew were rescued.[277]
Eliza  United Kingdom The transport ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Colombo. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Trincomalee, Ceylon.[277][278]
Eliza  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore and wrecked at Colombo. Her crew were rescued.[277]
Pembroke  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Colombo with the loss of two lives.[277][279]
Vittoria  Spain The ship departed from Havana, Cuba for St. Andero. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[280]
Zephyr  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Colombo.[279]

27 November

List of shipwrecks: 27 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Alexis  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked near Memel, Prussia. She was on a voyage from London to Memel.[225][257]
Helen & Peggy  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore between Ayr and Troon, Ayrshire.[218]
Maria Elizabeth Danzig The ship ran aground on Terschelling, Friesland, Netherlands. She was refloated but then foundered. Her crew were rescued. Maria Elizabeth was on a voyage from Danzig to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[157]
Osira  Prussia The ship was wrecked near Memel with the loss of seven of her crew. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire, United Kingdom to Memel.[225]

28 November

List of shipwrecks: 28 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Admiral Colpoys  United Kingdom While anchored in a bay on the coast of South Georgia, the whaler was pushed ashore and wrecked by an iceberg that floated into the bay. Her crew were rescued.[281][282][283]

29 November

List of shipwrecks: 29 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Caroline  France The ship was struck by lightning and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean with the loss of all but four of her crew. She was on a voyage from Port-au-Prince, Haiti to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure.[284]
Moa  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore and wrecked at Boddam, Aberdeenshire. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Aberdeen to Peterhead, Aberdeenshire.[225]

30 November

List of shipwrecks: 30 November 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Edward  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore near "Papensee". She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to Dantzig.[257]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Acorn  United Kingdom The ship ran aground near Memel, Prussia. She was refloated at the end of July 1818.[285]
Belvidera  Denmark The ship was wrecked in the Shetland Islands, United Kingdom with the loss of all hands.[252]
Diana  United Kingdom The ship struck a rock and foundered in the North Sea off Lista, Norway. She was on a voyage from Rostock to Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.[206]
Durham  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on the Ostergarno Holme, Sweden in mid-November.[225]
General Hunter  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in Loch Skipport before 22 November. She was on a voyage from Gothenburg, Sweden to Newry, County Down.[286]
General Knox  United States The ship foundered off the coast of Belize.[191]
Hazard  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Hälsö, Sweden. her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Stockholm, Sweden.[251]
Henrietta  Russia The ship was wrecked on Saaremaa in early November. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg to Lisbon, Portugal.[157]
Isabella  United Kingdom The ship was sighted off Gibraltar whilst on a voyage from St. John's, Newfoundland to Genoa, Kingdom of Sardinia. No further trace, presumed foundered in the Mediterranean Sea with the loss of all hands.[287]
Jonge Carl Lübeck The ship was lost near Cronstadt, Sweden. She was on a voyage from Lübeck to Saint Petersburg, Russia.[54]
Louisa  United Kingdom The brig was wrecked in the River Plate in early November.[288]
Mary and Eliza  United Kingdom The ship departed from Dublin for New York. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[289]
Netley  United Kingdom The ship departed from Gibraltar for Jersey, Channel Islands. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[290]
Providence  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Espozenda, Portugal. She was on a voyage from Faro, Portugal to London.[177]
Rebecca  France The ship departed Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône for Smyrna, Greece. No further trace, presumed foundered in the Mediterranean Sea with the loss of all hands.[291]
Sarah  United Kingdom The ship was lost off Candia. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Genoa, Grand Duchy of Tuscany to Candia and Trieste.[256]
Thetis  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the Mediterranean Sea. She was discovered on 30 November at 38°47′N 7°14′E by Wylam ( United Kingdom) and was taken in to Malta. Thetis was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland to Naples, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies.[165]
Three Brodre Unknown The ship was wrecked between Bergen and Stavanger, Norway in late November.[247]

December

1 December

List of shipwrecks: 1 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Mayflower  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Domesnes, Norway. She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Hull, Yorkshire. Mayflower was refloated on 3 December and made for Bolderaa, Russia.[175][208]

3 December

List of shipwrecks: 3 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Bessey  United Kingdom The sloop sank in the North Sea off Staithes, Yorkshire. Her crew were rescued.[188]
Emelie  France The ship was driven ashore on the west coast of Bermuda. She was on a voyage from Saint-Domingue to a French port. Emelie was later refloated.[292]
Hoppet Sweden The ship foundered off the coast of Norway. She was on a voyage from Stockholm to Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.[256]
Mary & Betsey  United States The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned off the Cayman Islands. She was on a voyage from Baltimore, Maryland to New Orleans, Louisiana.[293]

4 December

List of shipwrecks: 4 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Henrietta Stettin The ship was driven ashore and wrecked between Swinemünde, Swedish Pomerania and Stettin. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Trieste to Stettin[257]
Master Mason  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the English Channel off Guernsey, Channel Islands. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Plymouth, Devon to London.[157]
Sally  United Kingdom The boat was wrecked at Easington, County Durham with the loss of both of her crew.[191]

5 December

List of shipwrecks: 5 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Burton  United Kingdom The ship ran aground on the Nore. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to London. Burton was later refloated.[255]
Ford  United Kingdom The brig was wrecked at Forvie, Aberdeenshire.[257]
Goede Hoop  Netherlands The ship foundered in the Baltic Sea off Bornholm, Denmark. She was on a voyage from Memel, Prussia to Amsterdam, North Holland.[159]
Wilton  United Kingdom The ship ran aground off the Isle of Grain, Kent. She was on a voyage from Livorno, Grand Duchy of Tuscany to London.[255]

6 December

List of shipwrecks: 6 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Gemini  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in Bootle Bay. She was on a voyage from Messina, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies to Liverpool, Lancashire.[255]
Jeune Henri  France The ship was driven ashore near Honfleur, Calvados. She was on a voyage from London, United Kingdom to Rouen, Seine-Inférieure Jeune Henri was later refloated and put into Honfleur.[225]
Minerva  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Black Sea off Feodosiya, Russia. Her crew were rescued.[288]
Patrick & Bridget  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Dungarvan, County Waterford. She was on a voyage from Cork to Dublin.[231]
Polito  United Kingdom The schooner was wrecked at Deerness, Orkney Islands. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Belfast, County Down.[294]

7 December

List of shipwrecks: 7 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Andreas Sweden The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Skanör. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Stockholm to Antwerp, Netherlands.[257]
Elizabeth & Sally  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the River Shannon.[225]
Fame  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the River Shannon.[225]
HMS Martin  Royal Navy The sloop-of-war foundered in the Atlantic Ocean 8 nautical miles (15 km) off Kilrush, County Clare with the loss of five of her crew.[295][296]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on Scattery Island, County Clare. Her crew were rescued.[295]
Rolla  United Kingdom The ship departed from Paraíba, Brazil for Liverpool, Lancashire. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[297]
Sally  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked west of St. Ives, Cornwall. She was on a voyage from Youghal, County Cork to Plymouth, Devon.[191]
Union  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and severely damaged in the River Shannon.[295] She was on a voyage from Archangelsk, Russia to Lisbon, Portugal.[225]
Walton  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on Whalsay, Shetland Islands. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Archangelsk, Russia to Liverpool, Lancashire.[298]

8 December

List of shipwrecks: 8 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Elizabeth  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near St. Ives, Cornwall. She was on a voyage from Cork to London.[266]
Friendship  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Padstow, Cornwall and severely damaged. She was on a voyage from Belfast, County Antrim to London. Friendship was later refloated and taken in to Padstow.[266]
Hoffnung  Bremen The ship foundered in the North Sea with the loss of all but one of her crew. She was on a voyage from Bremerlee to Colchester, Essex, United Kingdom.[208]
Indian  United Kingdom The full-rigged ship was wrecked near Plouénan, Finistère, France with the loss of all on board, about 200 people. She was on a voyage from Portsmouth, Hampshire to St. Thomas, Virgin Islands.[230][299][300]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Irish Sea off Holyhead, Anglesey. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Newfoundland, British North America to Liverpool, Lancashire.[286]
Mary Ann  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near Kilrush, County Clare. Her crew were rescued. she was on a voyage from Limerick to Galway.[225]
St. Patrick and Bridget  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Dungarvan, County Waterford.[301]
Susannah  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore in the Isles of Scilly. She was on a voyage from London to Westport, County Mayo.[225]
York  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Sunderland, County Durham. She was later refloated.[266]

9 December

List of shipwrecks: 9 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Alexander  France The ship was wrecked near Brest, Finistère.[233]
Beaver  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and foundered off Rae Point, Isle of Man. Her crew were rescued.[208]
Ben and Susan  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Viana do Castelo, Portugal with the loss of all hands.[159]
Charles  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Bay of Biscay off the Cordouan Lighthouse, Gironde, France. Her crew were rescued by Frederick William ( France). Charles was on a voyage from London to Bordeaux, Gironde.[208]
Concordia  Hamburg The ship was lost at Bilboa, Spain. She was on a voyage from Hamburg to Bilboa.[257]
Fame  United Kingdom The ship was lost off the Île de Batz, Finistère. She was on a voyage from London to Jamaica.[225]
Flora  United Kingdom The ship ran aground in the English Channel off Roscoff, Finistère, France. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Barbados.[175][240]
General Brock  United Kingdom The ship ran aground on the Anholt Reef, Denmark. She was on a voyage from Pernau, Russian Empire to Liverpool, Lancashire. General Brock was later refloated and put into Helsingør, Denmark.[255]
Georgiana Packet  Hamburg The ship departed from Hamburg for Havana, Cuba. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[302]
Lilly  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Île de Batz with the loss of thirteen lives.[213] She was on a voyage from Lisbon, Portugal to Liverpool.[233]
Molly  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Irish Sea off Beaumaris, Anglesey.[191]
Prompto  Portugal The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Brest. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Lisbon.[233]
Teat's Hill  United Kingdom The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Portreath, Cornwall. She was on a voyage from Newport, Monmouthshire to Exeter, Devon.[240]
Unanimity  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked near "Naples". Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Newfoundland to London.[270]

10 December

List of shipwrecks: 11 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Felix Eugenio  Portugal The ship was driven ashore near Pernambuco, Brazil. She was on a voyage from Lisbon to Pernambuco. Felix Eugenio was later refloated and taken in to Pernambuco.[265]
Martin  United Kingdom The ship was lost near the Rio de la Hacha, Viceroyalty of New Granada. She was on a voyage from Barcelona, Spain to Santa Marta, Viceroyalty of New Granada.[217]

11 December

List of shipwrecks: 11 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Ford  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore at the mouth of the River Ythan with the loss of two of her crew.[303]
Joachim  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore near Calais, France. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to Bilboa, Spain.[225]
Otto  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore near Calais. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam to Havre de Grâce, Seine-Inférieure, France.[225]
Prince of Wales  United Kingdom The ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew were rescued by Juno ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Saint Thomas, Virgin Islands to London.[304]
Triumfo  Portugal The ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Oporto. She was on a voyage from Martinique to Porto.[305]

12 December

List of shipwrecks: 12 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Diana  United Kingdom The collier, a brig, was driven ashore and wrecked at Brighton, Sussex.[303]
Johanna Elizabeth  Russia The ship passed through the Øresund whilst on a voyage from Riga to Lisbon, Portugal. No further trace, presumed foundered with the loss of all hands.[272]
Melville Castle  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned off "Vivrira", Spain. She was on a voyage from Belfast, County Antrim to Gibraltar and Alicante, Spain[306]

13 December

List of shipwrecks: 13 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Brothers  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Strangford, County Down. Her crew survived. She was on a voyage from Wexford to Glasgow, Renfrewshire.[240]
Commodore  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore in Mort Bay, Devon.[225] She was later refloated.[175]
Forth  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Montrose, Forfarshire with the loss of all twenty people on board. She was on a voyage from Aberdeen to Leith, Lothian.[307]
Haabet  Norway The ship was driven ashore near Bergen. She was on a voyage from Leith to Dram.[247]
James Fitzpatrick  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore near Castletown, Isle of Man. She was on a voyage from Trinidad to Cork.[233] James Fitzpatrick was later refloated.[172]
John  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Strangford with the loss of three lives. She was on a voyage from Wexford to Glasgow.[240][257]
Rebecca  United Kingdom The ship was lost off "Doboy". She was on a voyage from Liverpool, Lancashire to Darien, Georgia, United States.[235]

14 December

List of shipwrecks: 14 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Forth Packet  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Montrose, Forfarshire and capsized with the loss of all on board. She was on a voyage from Aberdeen to Leith, Lothian.[231]
Gustav Adolf Sweden The ship was driven ashore at Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Stockholm to London, United Kingdom.[225]
James  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked in the Firth of Forth. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from Hull, Yorkshire to Grangemouth, Stirlingshire.[240]
Jeune Caroline  France The ship was wrecked on the Glénan Islands. She was on a voyage from Newfoundland, British North America to Nantes, Loire-Inférieure.[268]
Mary  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore and wrecked south of Collieston, Aberdeenshire with the loss of five of her thirteen crew.[308]
Vulcan  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Darness, Orkney Islands. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Dublin.[175]

15 December

List of shipwrecks: 15 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
HNLMS Amsterdam  Netherlands Navy The 74-gun ship was beached at the Cape of Good Hope following gale damage with the loss of three of her crew. She was on a voyage from Batavia, Netherlands East Indies to Amsterdam, North Holland. HNLMS Amsterdam was subsequently wrecked on 19 December.[205][309]
Bosch & Hoven  Netherlands The ship was wrecked on the Haaks Sandbank, in the North Sea off the Dutch coast. She was on a voyage from Narva, Russia to Amsterdam, North Holland.[208][305]
Clementine  France The ship was wrecked at Havana, Cuba. Her crew were rescued.[310]
Concord  United Kingdom The ship ran aground and was wrecked off Canso, Nova Scotia, British North America with the loss of eight lives.[311]
Elizabeth  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and severely damaged at St. Ives, Cornwall with the loss of a crew member. She was later refloated and taken in to the River Hayle.[225][312]
Hasley  United States The ship was wrecked on the Haaks Sandbank.[233]
Hope  United Kingdom The ship was lost in the Gulf of Salerno.[306]
Horan  Netherlands The ship was wrecked on the Haaks Sandbank. She was on a voyage from Narva to Amsterdam.[305]
Indian British East India Company The East Indiaman was driven ashore and wrecked on the Île de Batz, Finistère, France with the loss of 145 lives.[295][312]
James & Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and severely damaged near Aberdeen with the loss of five of her crew. She was later refloated and taken in to Aberdeen.[257]
Pleasant Hill  United Kingdom The ketch was wrecked at Jersey, Channel Islands with the loss of one of her six crew. Survivors were rescued by Minerva ( United Kingdom). She was on a voyage from Seville, Spain to London.[303][305] Also reported as abandoned at sea and taken in to "Portieux", near "St Brieux", France.[257]
William  United Kingdom The sloop foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Portreath, Cornwall with the loss of all hands.[225][312]

16 December

List of shipwrecks: 16 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Anna Sophia  Netherlands The ship foundered in the Grauwdiep. Her crew were rescued.[159]

17 December

List of shipwrecks: 17 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Aiger  Norway The ship driven ashore and wrecked on Düne. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Saint Petersburg, Russia to Málaga, Spain.[159]
Diana  United Kingdom The ship capsized in the Clyde near Renfrew during a squall.[257][308]
Jason  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near Lamlash, Isle of Arran. She was on a voyage from Sligo to Glasgow, Renfrewshire.[208]
John  United Kingdom The ship was lost near Gallipoly, Ottoman Empire. She was on a voyage from Odessa, Russia to Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France.[256]
La Manche  France The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Oxwich Point, Glamorgan, United Kigngdom with the loss of three of her crew.[160]
Liberty  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore near St. Andero, Spain. Her crew were rescued.[256]
Wohlfabet Greifswald The ship struck rocks off Bergen, Norway and sank. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands to Greifswald.[247]

18 December

List of shipwrecks: 18 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Aldwick Packet  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at St. Margaret's Bay, Kent. She was on a voyage from Southampton, Hampshire to Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.[231]
Hope  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at "Neding", Sweden. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Riga, Russia to Leith, Lothian.[260]
Jager Lübeck The ship was wrecked on Dragør, Denmark. She was on a voyage from Lübeck to São Miguel, Azores, Portugal.[159]
Neptune  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore near Berck-sur-Mer, Pas-de-Calais, France. She was on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to Cádiz, Spain.[257]
Rachel & Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked near Berck-sur-Mer. She was on a voyage from Poole, Dorset to London.[257]
Triton  France The ship was driven ashore and wrecked near Le Croisic, Loire-Inférieure with the loss of nine of her crew, She was on a voyage from Martinique to Nantes, Loire-Inférieure.[172][313]

19 December

List of shipwrecks: 19 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Bilbaino  Spain The ship foundered whilst on a voyage from A Coruña to St. Andero. Her crew were rescued.[159]
Bridget  United Kingdom The brig was wrecked near Killybegs, County Donegal with the loss of all hands.[172][270]
Brothers  United Kingdom The coaster was driven ashore and wrecked at Killoch, Ayrshire. Her crew were rescued.[308]
Corry  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Southport, Lancashire with the loss of eleven of her 20 crew. Survivors were rescued by the Lytham Lifeboat. Corry was on a voyage from Newry, County Down to Liverpool, Lancashire.[233][299]
Eliza Ann  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Liverpool.[299] She was on a voyage from St. John, New Brunswick, British North America to Liverpool.[257]
Gleaner  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore and wrecked at Aberdeen with the loss of all five crew. She was on a voyage from South Shields, County Durham to Aberdeen.[269]
Henry  United Kingdom The brig was wrecked on the Herd Sand, in the North Sea off South Shields with the loss of four of her seven crew.[314]
Industrious Farmer  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Sunderland, County Durham. She was on a voyage from Whitby, Yorkshire to Sunderland.[257]
John  United Kingdom The coaster was driven ashore and wrecked at Killoch with the loss of two of her crew.[308]
Jong William  Netherlands The ship was lost whilst on a voyage from Amsterdam, North Holland to Bordeaux, Gironde, France.[165]
London Packet  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Holyhead, Anglesey. She was on a voyage from Liverpool to Cadiz, Spain.[257][299] London Packet was later refloated and taken in to Holyhead.[315]
Mary  United Kingdom The ship foundered off Montrose, Forfarshire. She was on a voyage from Gothenburg, Sweden to the Firth of Forth.[314]
Thames  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on Scharhörn. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from London to Hamburg.[175]
Unanimity  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Naples, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies.[172]
Windermere  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Liverpool.[299] She was on a voyage from Bombay, India to Liverpool.[257]

20 December

List of shipwrecks: 20 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Althaes  Hamburg The ship was driven ashore near Cley-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, United Kingdom. She was on a voyage from Hamburg to London, United Kingdom.[233]
Fidelity  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Catfirth, Orkney Islands. She was on a voyage from Memel, Prussia to Aberdeen. Although refloated, she was deemed beyond repair.[175]
Five Sisters British North America The ship was wrecked at St. Anne's, Jamaica. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from St. John, New Brunswick to Jamaica.[316]
Rachel and Mary  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on the French coast between Boulogne, Pas-de-Calais and Saint-Valery-sur-Somme, Somme.[314]
Robert  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Sunderland, County Durham. Her crew were rescued.[317]

21 December

List of shipwrecks: 21 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Forth  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Annet Sandbank, in the North Sea off Montrose, Forfarshire with the loss of all on board, between 39 and 40 people. She was on a voyage from Aberdeen to Leith, Lothian.[299]
Mary  United Kingdom The brig was driven ashore and wrecked at Collieston, Aberdeenshire with the loss of five of her thirteen crew. She was on a voyage from Gothenburg, Sweden to Leith, Lothian.[318]

22 December

List of shipwrecks: 22 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Elizabeth  United Kingdom The brig was wrecked at St. Ives, Cornwall with the loss of a crew member. She was on a voyage from Cork to London.[318]

23 December

List of shipwrecks: 23 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Isabella  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Seven Stones Reef, in the Atlantic Ocean off the Isles of Scilly. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from King's Lynn, Norfolk to Liverpool, Lancashire.[268]
Tentamen  Hamburg The ship was wrecked in the Abrolhos Archipelago, Brazil. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Hamburg to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.[319]

24 December

List of shipwrecks: 24 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Brothers  United Kingdom The coaster was driven ashore and wrecked at Killoch, Ayrshire. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Wexford to the Clyde.[318]
Charles  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Haisborough Sands, in the North Sea off the coast of Norfolk. All on board were rescued. She was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne to London.[270]
Diana  United Kingdom The ship capsized in the Clyde at Greenock, Renfrewshire during a squall.[318]
Eliza  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked on the Haisborough Sands. Her crew were rescued. She was on a voyage from Newcastle upon Tyne to London.[172]
John  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Killoch with the loss of two of her crew.[318]

26 December

List of shipwrecks: 26 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Amelia  United Kingdom The ship sprang a leak and was abandoned off St. Abb's Head, Berwickshire. She was on a voyage from Newcastle upon tyne, Northumberland to Leith, Lothian.[241]
Hibernia  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on the Blythe Sand. She was on a voyage from London to Waterford.[232] Hibernia was refloated on 7 January 1818 and taken in to Ramsgate, Kent.[190]
Providence  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Ayr. She was on a voyage from Dublin to Glasgow.[232]

27 December

List of shipwrecks: 27 December 1817
ShipCountryDescription
Action  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Sunderland, County Durham. She was on a voyage from Scarborough, Yorkshire to Sunderland.[232]
Alpha  United Kingdom The ship was wrecked at Southport, Lancashire.[172]
Ceneus  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Sunderland.[232]
Ceres  Netherlands The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles. She was on a voyage from Rotterdam, South Holland to Curaçoa.[292]
Fergus  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore on "Amack Island", Denmark. She was on a voyage from Stettin to Kincardine.[300]
Jane  United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore at Sunderland.[232]
Stewart