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PEMBROKESHIRE LASS Coming Into Naples

FUNNO, Michele (fl.1837 - 1865)

[image: PEMBROKESHIRE LASS Coming Into Naples]

Date: 1842

Media: gouache on paper

Size: 460 x 645 mm

Acquired: 1994; Purchase

Accession Number: 1994.7/1

The schooner Pembrokeshire Lass was built at Milford Haven in 1840 for local shipowner William Davies. She was typical of hundreds of similar vessels that traded coastwise and deep-sea in the last century. Sold to David Flynn of Cork in 1875, she was wrecked on a beach near Southport on 28 May 1877.

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