Explosion and subsequent sinking of prawn trawler/mussel dredger Tullaghmurry Lass with loss of 3 lives

Location: In the Irish Sea off Kilkeel, Northern Ireland.

Accident Investigation Report: Tullaghmurry Lass

Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made:

tullaghmurry-lass.pdf (278.98 kb)

Summary

Sinking of fv Tullaghmurry Lass N 246 with the loss of three lives in the Irish Sea on 14 February 2002.

Published 23 January 2015