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Title:Devon Shipwrecks
Originator:Larn, R.
Summary:HMS Montagu, wrecked 29/05/1906. Duncan class battleship, launched at Devonport, 1901. 14,000 tons, 750 crew, 418ft by 75.5ft by 27.25ft. Armed with four 12 inch, twelve 6 inch, twelve 12-pounder, six 3-pounder guns, two machine guns and four torpedo tubes. Twin screws. Went ashore on Shutter Reef in fog. Had anchored off Lundy during fleet exercises. Six months of salvaging raised the ship's guns, condensers, pumps, some armour plating and much non-ferrous metal. Reduced by first winter gales to a heap of rusting plates, having been weakened by salvage work.

Associated Monuments (68)

MDV2644Appledore Bible Christian (Ebenezer) Chapel (Monument)
MDV50848Beached Vessel, possibly the Sally, at Westward Ho! Northam (Monument)
MDV50848Beached Vessel, possibly the Sally, at Westward Ho! Northam (Monument)
MDV50848Beached Vessel, possibly the Sally, at Westward Ho! Northam (Monument)
MDV50848Beached Vessel, possibly the Sally, at Westward Ho! Northam (Monument)
MDV42489Cantabria (Maritime)
MDV18298Chantiloupe (Maritime)
MDV44686COMMEMORATIVE MONUMENT in the Parish of Malborough (Monument)
MDV18300Crossowen (Maritime)
MDV42473Dragon (Maritime)
MDV18299Driad (Maritime)
MDV8362Gold Coins found at Blackpool Sands (Find Spot)
MDV48806Great Mew Stone, Settlement (Monument)
MDV44790Hibernia Launch (Maritime)
MDV53086HMS Crown Prize (Maritime)
MDV46048HMS Montagu grounded on rocks off Shutter Point, Lundy (Monument)
MDV14370HMS Ramilles (Maritime)
MDV18295Jebba (Maritime)
MDV44656Jeune Adelle (Maritime)
MDV18305Lalla Rookh (Maritime)
MDV42490Liberta (Maritime)
MDV43349Lloyd's Signal Station, Prawle Point (Monument)
MDV18304Meirion (Maritime)
MDV44791Portsmouth Hoy (Maritime)
MDV42492Providence (Maritime)
MDV51832Resolution (Maritime)
MDV42475Ruperra (Maritime)
MDV18293San Pedro el Mayor, Wreck, Hope Cove, (Monument)
MDV45491Settlement at South Hallsands (Monument)
MDV42488Soudan (Maritime)
MDV42472SS Maine wreck, 2 miles south of Bolt Head, Brixham. (Monument)
MDV71237SS Persier Steamer, wrecked off Bigbury Bay (Monument)
MDV45493Stained Glass at Stokenham Parish Church (Find Spot)
MDV18306The Gossamer, tea clipper ship, wrecked off Ballsaddle Rock (Monument)
MDV42474Volere (Maritime)
MDV42476Westmoreland (Maritime)
MDV44737WRECK in the Parish of (Maritime)
MDV44195WRECK in the Parish of (Maritime)
MDV53574WRECK in the Parish of (Maritime)
MDV53576WRECK in the Parish of (Maritime)
MDV44802WRECK in the Parish of Plymouth (Maritime)
MDV42834WRECK in the Parish of Plymouth (Maritime)
MDV46498Wreck of Jenny, Lundy (Maritime)
MDV57912Wreck of the Ab near Clovelly (Maritime)
MDV58148Wreck of the Amoretta near Bideford (Maritime)
MDV58188Wreck of the Clifton at Bideford Bar (Maritime)
MDV57916Wreck of the Dewi Wyn near Clovelly (Maritime)
MDV51987Wreck of the Empire Grove near Hole Rock, off Hartland (Maritime)
MDV44756Wreck of the Green Ranger at Longpeak, Hartland (Maritime)
MDV57817Wreck of the Gregynog off Hartland Point (Maritime)
MDV42487Wreck of the Herzogin Cecilie in Starehole Bay (Maritime)
MDV51964Wreck of the Hoche on Blegberry Cliff, Hartland (Maritime)
MDV44754Wreck of the Huddersfield under Gawlish Cliff, Hartland (Maritime)
MDV52268Wreck of the Johannan & Mary on Bideford Bar (Maritime)
MDV57914Wreck of the Little Jane near Clovelly (Maritime)
MDV57179Wreck of the London, Rapparee Cove (Monument)
MDV43504Wreck of the Louis Sheid (Maritime)
MDV57918Wreck of the Melbury on Exmouth Bar (Maritime)
MDV57919Wreck of the Odone at Portledge (Maritime)
MDV57816Wreck of the Ouse off Hartland Point (Maritime)
MDV58198Wreck of the Paquebot-de-Brest at Abbotsham Rocks (Maritime)
MDV57915Wreck of the Perrosien near Clovelly (Maritime)
MDV57818Wreck of the Saint Georges off Hartland Point (Maritime)
MDV58149Wreck of the Salisbury on Northam Burrows (Maritime)
MDV57827Wreck of the Sir R R Vyvyan at Hartland (Maritime)
MDV58187Wreck of the Supreme Sagesse off Bideford Harbour (Maritime)
MDV58151Wreck of the Susanna at Northam Burroughs (Maritime)
MDV44884Wreck of the Tehwija at Ocombe Point, Exmouth (Maritime)
MDV57936Wreck of the Thistlemor to the north-east of Clovelly (Maritime)
MDV58096Wreck of the Woodlands near Clovelly Pier (Maritime)