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ROACH MARINERS INDEX

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HENRY ROACH

 

Henry Roach, born St Ives, Cornwall, 1822; died 1879

Master’s Certificate of Service No. 46180 issued 1851

 

 

1855-57 …..- MYSTERY – ON

1857-60  Master - BOHEMIAN GIRL – ON 19349

Abandoned 14th February 1860. Reported from Brixham, 25th February 1860:

The Bohemian Girl, schooner of St Ives, Master Roach, from Gallipoli for Hull, was in collision on

4th February, in latitude 47N longitude 9W, with a brig, and was abandoned two days after;

master and five of the crew taken off by the ADONIS from Messina for Antwerp, arrived in here today.

1860-65  Master - FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE – ON 17385

13th June 1860 Depart Neath to Cadiz; France and the Iberian Peninsula; Arrived London 29th February 1862.

14th May 1862 Depart London to Mediterranean; Arrived Liverpool 27th September 1862.

8th November 1862 Depart St Ives to Mediterranean; Arrived London from Patras 30 May 1863.

30th June 1863 Depart Newport to Mediterranean; Arrived Falmouth from Bari 16th November 1863.

17th November 1863 Depart Falmouth to Mediterranean; Arrived Falmouth from Venice 11th April 1864.

11th April 1864 Depart Falmouth to Cette; Arrived Yarmouth 29th August 1864.

12th October 1864 Depart Falmouth to Mediterranean; Arrived Bristol from Naples 31st January 1865. 

1865 Coasting Voyages : France and the Iberian Peninsula.

1865-71  Master – MARIA – ON 49985

12th December 1865 Depart Hayle to Salonica; Arrived Ipswich 9th June 1866.

10th July 1866 Depart Shields to Malaga; Arrived Bristol 15th December 1866.

14th January 1867 Depart Cardiff to Malaga; Arrived Liverpool from Cadiz and New York 15th July 1867.

24th July 1867 Depart Liverpool for Malaga & America; Arrived London from New York 23rd December 1867.

6th March 1868 Depart London to Corfu; Arrived London 15th July 1868.

14th August 1868 Depart Cardiff to Santos; Arrived Dublin 24 Feb 1869.

15th March 1869 Depart Cardiff to Smyrna; Arrived Liverpool 17th August 1869.

11th September 1869 Depart Liverpool to Mediterranean; Arrived Liverpool from Smyrna 22nd February 1870.

21st April 1870 Depart Liverpool to Rio de Janeiro; Arrived London 8th March 1871.

8th June 1871 Depart Glasgow to Nantes; Arrived Glasgow from Bilboa 25th August 1871.

15th  September 1871 Depart Glasgow to Bilboa; Arrived Swansea 8th November 1871.

13th November 1871 Depart Swansea to Bideford.

15th December 1871 Depart St Ives to Mediterranean; Arrived Liverpool from Naples 18th May 1872.

1872-78  Master - ADOLPHE & LAURA – ON 62043

18th October 1872 Depart London to Corfu; Arrived Liverpool 10th March 1873.

2nd April 1873 Depart Liverpool to Leghorn; Arrived Plymouth 21st October 1873.

11th November 1873 Depart Plymouth to Terceira; Arrived London 5th January 1874.

30th January 1874 Depart London to Corfu; Arrived Newcastle 19th May 1874.

Voyages to Holland/France or Cape Colonies/Ascension/Algoa Bay or West Indies.

26th May Depart Shields 1875 to Guadeloupe; Arrived London 29th December 1875.

Voyages to Holland/France or Cape Colonies/Ascension/Algoa Bay or West Indies.

4th September 1876 Depart Cardiff to Mediterranean; Arrived Hull 12th March 1877.

23rd March 1877 Depart Hull to Mediterranean; Arrived Cardiff 20th August 1877.

24th August 1877 Depart Cardiff to Mediterranean; Arrived Liverpool 3rd April 1878.

17th April 1878 Depart Liverpool to Baltic; Arrived Rye 9th July 1878.

16th July 1878 Depart Rye; Arrived Rye 15th October 1878

Unspecified voyage to Rio.

1878/9 Master - JANE HOAD – ON 47892

2nd December 1878 Engaged at Rio. 

Henry Roach late of St Ives Cornwall Master Mariner died 15th January 1879 at Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.

Four crew members of the JANE HOAD died in Rio of fever. 

 

 

Under construction – more may be added to this page

Sources

The National Archives - BT124/8; BT153/20

The Guildhall Library - Lloyds Captains Registers 18567/12 and 24

Lloyd’s Lists

Shipping Registers, St Ives

 

Thanks to Ed Roach for the information provided

 

Raymond Forward