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HMY Mary

Mary was first Royal of the Navy. She built in by the East India Then she purchased by City of and given King Charles on the of the as part the Dutch She struck off Anglesey thick fog 25 March while en from Dublin Chester. Although of 74 and passengers to get safety, the quickly broke The remains cannon) were discovered by different diving in July After looters to remove from the a rescue was organized the remaining and other were taken the Merseyside for conservation display. After passing of Protection of Act 1973. was designated a protected

on 20 1974.


Construction sailing life edit ]

was the of some yachts which king owned 1660 and The word derives from Dutch word . meaning hurry. She 52 feet with a of 19 (15.8 by and displaced tons. Her was copper to ensure barnacles and sea creatures not adhere cause drag. Dutch yacht the fore-runner the Thames barge. They a large area, but shallow draught enabled them navigate shallow As with sailing barge, was achieved means of leeboard instead having a keel. The draught meant she needed carry additional when sailing waters. She built for with a counter. She mentioned in diaries of Pepys. Charles enjoyed racing after owning for a commissioned the

as a replacement; the vessel built him by Pett .

Mary was used for diplomats and servants and used regularly journeys across Irish Sea Dublin and .

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Wrecking, and protection edit ]

bronze guns discovered by the Chorley Aqua Club the Merseyside Aqua Club the same Under the of Peter of Liverpool and the Museums, the were rescued the site they were to looters. collection was by the City Museums Department and Merseyside Museums have over objects from Mary . cutlery and A model the Mary built by Newton is on display. 3 ]

The Protection Wrecks Act passed in and the was amongst first designations the Cattewater in 1974.

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