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Citation:Christie's, 19 North Great George's Street, Monday 2nd November 1987
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Description:This painting is signed and inscribed 'Boat from the Inniscarra torpedoed May 1918'. In 1918 Captain P. F. Kelly was appointed in command of Inniscarra (1500 tons) - the finest ship of the Cork Steam Packet Co. On 12 May 1918 en route from Fishguard to Cork the ship was torpedoed off Mine Head. 28 lives were lost.
Resolution (Measurements):18.4 x 26.7 cm
Type of material:Image
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