Entries tagged 'maritime'

The following 15 entries have been tagged using the term maritime. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.

TitleSnapshot
Guernsey Police makes the world’s first underwater arrestA Guernsey Police diver arrested a man who was spotted collecting ormers while fully submerged near Castle Cornet
Asterix is discovered in St Peter Port harbourA Roman trading ship, later called Asterix, was found sunk in St Peter Port harbour on Christmas day 1982
Guernsey shipwreck results in starvationA shipwreck's sole survivor starved to death on an islet close to Herm
Guernsey steamship SS Rossgull is wreckedThe SS Rossgull was on its way from Guernsey to Jersey when it sank in December 1900
A Guernsey funeral takes place in CornwallSailors who were bringing the Rose of Devon back to Guernsey were buried in Cornwall after it sank.
Two cargo ships collide on their way to GuernseyThe ships collided in dense fog on the route between Guernsey and Southampton
French fishing boats prepare to invadeThe fishermen were unhappy about restrictions on where they could fish
The first lighthouses were built on the CasquetsThree lighthouses were built so the rocks were easy to distinguish from England or France.
Guernsey lifeboat saved a Swedish schoonerThe schooner ran into trouble off France in rough seas.
Guernsey lifeboat performs a chemical tanker rescueThe lifeboat from St Peter Port saved 22 crew from two damaged ships

 

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