updated Thu. February 8, 2018
November 25, 2012
His parrot, which had a silver collar inscribed with the words "Captain Pakenham of His Majesty's ship Saldanha", also survived, only to be shot a week later by a nearby gamekeeper, legend says. The new mass-grave memorial on the golf course is to be officially unveiled next Sunday December 2.
October 7, 2011
Preparations are underway to mark the 200th anniversary of the sinking of the HMS Saldanha
, one of the greatest sea
tragedies along these shores, with the loss of more than 250 lives. The navy ship
was caught in a violent storm, and it's thought she was attempting to return her anchorage in Lough SwillyÃÂ ...
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June 15, 2010
This case raised the question of whether the detention by pirates
of the MV SALDAHNA (the 'Vessel'), or the effects of piracy entitled charterers to argue that the vessel was off-hire in accordance with cl.15 of the NYPE form of Charterparty agreed by the parties in the Charterparty dated 25th June 2008.
February 22, 2009
The BBC's Jonah Fisher, on board a UK warship
100km (60 miles) away, said the captain of the MV Saldanha
radioed that pirates
had boarded his ship. The Saldanha
is now heading to Somalia
under pirate command after the UK navy
's HMS Northumberland judged it was beyond its remit to pursue theÃÂ ...
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