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HM Brig of War Racehorse

X Island Life Series - Specials

Thursday, 15 December 2022 - 33 minutes

On the 14th December 1822, HM Brig of War Racehorse, a Navy ship, sank off Langness with the loss of nine men.

Exactly 200 years later on the 14th December 2022, a plaque to commemorate the sinking, was unveiled at a special ceremony in Castletown.

Listen to the full ceremony here.

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