2009 sees the 150th anniversary of the world famous wreck of the Royal Charter,
and Moelfre intends to mark this significant occasion in its history in a number of ways...

‘Loss of Royal Charter Steam Clipper’ 26th October 1859

Following extensive research Moelfre Partnership member John Hughes has compiled an informative booklet on the Royal Charter

It gives:


  • Evidential reports
  • Inquest proceedings held at Llanallgo on 4th November 1859
  • Sworn statements of survivors
  • Board of trade enquiry held at Liverpool 12th November 1859
  • Reminiscences of three master mariners from Moelfre Bay
  • List of passengers / rescuers / riggers / survivors


Price £6.00 available locally


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