"The Blue Book says we've got to go out and it doesn't say a damn thing about having to come back." --Captain Patrick Etheridge, USLSS
A compilation of U.S. Life-Saving Service reports, newspaper articles, publications and more related to shipwrecks of the N.C. coast. Does not include ships that were hauled off or otherwise saved.
Sunday, February 12, 2012
Schooner M.B. Davis ~ 8 December 1917
The Daviswas an18-ton wooden hulled schooner built at Davis, NC in 1913. She was 53’ in length, 15.9’ in beam and 3.4’ in depth of hold. Based on her size, she could have been a sharpie schooner. Her home port was Beaufort, NC. She was lost at Bogue Inlet.