Fanny and Jenny Wreck

 | By xfernal on 6/13/2013 12:00:00 AM | Views (2697)
She was built in Blackwall Yard, London by Money and Wigrams in 1847 for the Chester & Holyhead Railway Company for a passenger service between Holyhead and Kingstown (Dun Laoghaire) and Howth.

 

From 1858 to 1859 she was loaned to the Scilly Isles Steam Navigation Company until their new ship the SS Little Western was ready.


She was transferred in 1859 to the London & North Western Railway Company. At Liverpool in December 1861, she was sold as a Blockade runner and she made four runs and on the fifth attempting to reach Charleston she was captured by the Federals on 24 October 1862 at Bull's Bay, South Carolina.


By 23 January 1863, she had been sold and was registered at New York as the PS General Banks. By then end of 1863 she had again been sold a number of times and ended up registered at Nassau as the PS Fanny and Jenny.
She made two more runs against the Blockade but was driven ashore by the USS Florida on Wrightsville Beach, Masonboro Inlet, North Carolina on 10 February 1864.

Structure Information

Fanny and Jenny Wreck is a fishing spot. A shipwreck or wreckage from a sunken vessel is located at this spot.

This fishing spot was added to the database on 6/13/2013 12:00:00 AM by xfernal and last updated on 6/13/2013 11:56:47 AM.


Location

NC US
View Full Fishing Map

GPS Files

Download GPS files of fishing spots for this area.

Including GPX (Universal GPS Format), KML (Google Earth), and XLS (Excel) files.

GPS Coordinates

Degree, Decimal Minutes:
N34º 11.156', W77º 48.430'
Decimal Degrees:
34.18593, -77.80717
Degree, Minutes, Seconds:
N34º 11' 09.35", W77º 48' 25.81"

Add to My Spots

Let us custom design a SD Card of fishing spots for your GPS unit!

Custom SD Card of FIshing Spots
*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state, and federal laws before fishing any fishing spot found on this site.

Featured

Daddy Mac Lures
Daddy Mac Lures
Daddy Mac Lures is home to the highly successful and patent protected Viper Series Lures. A father/son-in-law team with a combined 75+ yrs. of comme

JE Visgids
JE Visgids
Hello angler, my name is Jeroen Eijssens and you are more then welcome on board of my hand built fishing boat. We fish for big perch, zander, pike and

Upgrade to Pro

 

Gives You Access To:

Catch More Fish Download GPS Files Create Custom Maps Fishing Predictions Featured Listings

 Download GPS files of fishing spots.
 Create Custom Maps of fishing spots.
 Fishing predictions w/ future date & location.
 Featured Listings for your fishing business.

$7 month or $49 year