Trois Frères

Found 3 March 1874, Staten Island, New York.

In a corked bottle:

Le vaisseau Trois Frères, de Calais, France, fut naufrage, Mars 3me, 1874, lat. 49 45, lon. 23.54. VICTOR VANDEBROUCQUE.

The ship Three Brothers, of Calais, France, was wrecked, March 3rd, 1874 lat. 49 45, lon. 23.54. VICTOR VANDEBROUCQUE.

The Trois Freres was described as a French sailing ship, with no further details provided.

[New York Times, 2 August 1874]

Author: Paul Brown

Writes about football and history. Four Four Two, When Saturday Comes, The Blizzard, The Guardian etc. Latest book: The Ruhleben Football Association. Twitter: @paulbrownUK

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