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The list of shipwrecks in 1925 includes a chronological list of all shipwrecks in 1925.

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1925
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January

2 January

List of shipwrecks: 2 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Heinrich Hugo Stinnes 7  Weimar Republic The cargo ship sprang a leak off Kopervik, Norway and was beached in Høyevarde Bay.[1]
Katharina Dorothea Fritzen  Weimar Republic The cargo ship was driven ashore at Skudesnes, Norway and was wrecked. Her crew were rescued.[2]
Mohawk  United States The ocean liner caught fire and sank in Delaware Bay. Two hundred and seventy passengers were rescued by USCGC Kickapoo ( United States Coast Guard) and an American tug.[2][3]

3 January

List of shipwrecks: 3 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Turnu Severin  Kingdom of Romania The cargo ship came ashore near Cap Gris Nez, Pas-de-Calais, France. She broke in two on 12 January and was declared a total loss.[4] She was refloated on 23 March and beached at Boulogne.[5]

4 January

List of shipwrecks: 4 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Castlerock  United Kingdom The cargo ship struck a breakwater at Fishguard, Pembrokeshire and was consequently beached at Goodwick Sands.[1] She was refloated on 12 January.[6]
Emmanuel  Greece The cargo ship was driven ashore at St David's, Pembrokeshire and was wrecked. All 25 crew were rescued.[1] She was refloated on 24 March.[7]

6 January

List of shipwrecks: 6 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Kiang Wo  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Yangte 70 nautical miles (130 km) upstream of Hankow, China.[1] She was refloated on 12 January.[8]
Taiyu Maru  Japan The cargo ship collided wiyh Yetorofu Maru ( Japan) in the Straits of Shimonoseki and sank.[9]

8 January

List of shipwrecks: 8 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Mercurius  Netherlands The cargo ship ran aground on Pearl Rock, Gibraltar. Her crew were rescued.[10] She broke in two on 11 January and was a total loss.[11]
Riding  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground on the south coast of Iceland.[12] She was a total loss.[13]

10 January

List of shipwrecks: 10 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Manuel Caragol  Uruguay The sailing ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (48°05′N 67°40′W / 48.083°N 67.667°W / 48.083; -67.667). She was set afire by her crew, who were rescued by Kenowis ( United States).[14]
Nystrand  Norway The cargo ship ran aground on Lillegrunden, Great Belt.[14] She was refloated on 16 January.[15]

12 January

List of shipwrecks: 12 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Ceramic  United Kingdom The ocean liner ran aground in the River Clyde at Glasgow. She was later refloated and drydocked.[6]
Elli  United Kingdom The cargo ship foundered in the Aegean Sea 20 nautical miles (37 km) off Astypalaia, Greece.[16]

13 January

List of shipwrecks: 13 January 1925
Ship Country Description
USS S-19  United States Navy

S-19 aground at Chatham, Massachusetts

The S-class submarine ran aground off Chatham, Massachusetts. She was later refloated and returned to service.

14 January

List of shipwrecks: 14 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Aladdin  Norway The cargo ship sank off Silda, Norway.[17]
Bidsie and Bell  United Kingdom The schooner ran aground at Holyhead, Anglesey. Her crew were rescued.[12]
Camborne  United Kingdom The auxiliary schooner was driven ashore at Arthurstown, County Wexford, Ireland.[12] She was refloated on 27 January.[18]
Cardiff Hall  United Kingdom The cargo ship was driven ashore at Seven Heads, County Cork, Ireland and was wrecked with the loss of all hands.[12][13]

18 January

List of shipwrecks: 18 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Arnold  Sweden The cargo ship ran aground on Soay, Skye, United Kingdom. She broke in two and was a total loss.[19][20]
Raita  France The sailing ship was wrecked at Carmannah whilst on a voyage from Port Gamble, Washington, United States to Papeete, Tahiti. All ten crew were rescued.[21]

19 January

List of shipwrecks: 19 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Goodig  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground at Vlissingen, Netherlands.[22] She was refloated on 22 January.[23]
Terrier  United Kingdom The three-masted schooner came ashore at St. Ann's Head, Pembrokeshire and was wrecked. Her crew were rescued.[22]

20 January

List of shipwrecks: 20 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Archangel  United Kingdom The passenger ferry ran aground at Hoek van Holland, Netherlands. Passengers were landed by three tugs.[21]
HMS Monarch  Royal Navy Washington Naval Treaty: The Orion-class battleship was sunk as a target in the Atlantic Ocean off the Isles of Scilly by HMS Carysfort, HMS Caledon, HMS Curacoa, HMS Calliope, HMS Hood, HMS Repulse, HMS Ramillies, HMS Revenge, HMS Resolution, HMS Royal Oak, HMS Royal Sovereign and HMS Vectis (all  Royal Navy).[24]
Redline No.1  United Kingdom The coastal tanker foundered in the Bristol Channel with the loss of eight of her nine crew.[25] The survivor was rescued by Thérese ( France).[26]

21 January

List of shipwrecks: 21 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Europe  France The cargo liner came ashore at Pirio Press, Cotonou, French Dahomey.[27] Her passengers were taken off by Scheldestroom ( Netherlands).[28] She was refloated on 25 January.[29]

23 January

List of shipwrecks: 23 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Mars  France The cargo ship struck rocks off the Jardin Lighthouse, Ille-et-Vilaine and was beached at Dinard. She was later refloated and taken to Saint-Malo.[16]
Waldtrout Horn  Weimar Republic The cargo ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean (48°33′N 24°25′W / 48.55°N 24.417°W / 48.55; -24.417). her crew were rescued by Silverway ( United Kingdom).[16]

24 January

List of shipwrecks: 24 January 1925
Ship Country Description
HMML 307  Royal Navy The motor launch suffered an engine explosion and sank at Hankow, China.[30]

25 January

List of shipwrecks: 25 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Speedway  United States The auxiliary schooner caught fire in the Pacific Ocean off the Swiftsure Reef, British Columbia, Canada and was abandoned.[31]

26 January

List of shipwrecks: 26 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Olive Branch  United Kingdom The schooner struck a submerged object in the Bristol Channel and sprang a leak. An attempt was made to reach Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire but she foundered off Dale Point.[31]

28 January

List of shipwrecks: 28 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Benvannoch  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Singapore Strait at Pulo Angup whilst on a voyage from Port Said, Egypt to Hakodate, Japan.[32] She was refloated on 2 February.[33]
Doon Glen  United Kingdom The cargo ship sprang a leak and put into Larne, County Antrim.[34] She was beached there the next day.[35]

29 January

List of shipwrecks: 29 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Commack  United States The schooner was driven ashore at False Hook, New Jersey. Some of her crew were taken off by a United States Coast Guard vessel.[36] She was refloated on 1 February.[37]
HMINS Elphinstone  Royal Indian Marine The Anchusa-class sloop struck an uncharted rock off Castle Point, Tillanchong Island, Nicobar Islands and sank. All 136 crew survived.[38]
USS S-48  United States Navy The S-class submarine ran aground off Jeffrey Point, New Hampshire. She was refloated a week later. Subsequently repaired and returned to service.

30 January

List of shipwrecks: 30 January 1925
Ship Country Description
Gladys  United Kingdom The sailing ship came ashore and sank at Vlissingen, Netherlands.[36]

February

1 February

List of shipwrecks: 1 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Skjoldli  Norway The cargo ship ran aground in Kyrkesund, Sweden and was a total loss.[37]

2 February

List of shipwrecks: 2 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Chyko  United Kingdom The coaster ran aground on the Fungu Miza Reef and was beached at Dar es Salaam, Tanganyika.[39]
Sara  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship struck rocks in the Adriatic Sea off Fano and sank with the loss of one of her crew.[40][41]

3 February

List of shipwrecks: 3 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Altai Maru  Japan The cargo ship caught fire and was beached at Belawan, Dutch East Indies.[39] She was refloated on 24 February.[42]

9 February

List of shipwrecks: 9 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Tosa  Imperial Japanese Navy

Tosa sinking

The incomplete Tosa-class battleship was scuttled in Saiki Bay in the Bungo Channel under the terms of the Washington Naval Treaty.
Kilindili  British Raj The coaster sank on a voyage from Mangalore to Malepi with the loss of seventeen lives.[41]

10 February

List of shipwrecks: 10 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Muriel  United Kingdom The Thames barge foundered in the Thames Estuary off Canvey Island, Essex with the loss of one of her two crew.[43]

14 February

List of shipwrecks: 14 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Sendeja  Spain The cargo ship ran aground at Civitavecchia, Rome, Italy.[44] She was refloated on 25 February.[45]

15 February

List of shipwrecks: 15 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Hasselor  Denmark The sand sucker collided with Moren ( Denmark) at Copenhagen and sank.[44]
Mansuria  Sweden The cargo ship ran aground on Lillgrund in the Öresund.[44] She was refloated on 18 February.[46]

16 February

List of shipwrecks: 16 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Puren  Chile The cargo ship foundered in the Pacific Ocean 30 nautical miles (56 km) north of Valparaíso.[47]

17 February

List of shipwrecks: 17 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Asator  Belgium The cargo ship sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (49°00′N 03°20′W / 49°N 3.333°W / 49; -3.333). She later sank, but her crew were rescued by El Kantara ( France).[48][49]

21 February

List of shipwrecks: 21 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Normanna  Norway The cargo ship arrived at Tenerife, Canary Isles, Spain with her cargo on fire and was beached.[50]

22 February

List of shipwrecks: 22 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Castlereagh  United Kingdom The coaster passed Prawle Point, Devon bound for Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex. No further trace, presumed foundered in the English Channel with the loss of all hands.[51]

23 February

List of shipwrecks: 23 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Caithness  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina.[52] She was refloated on 8 March.[53]

24 February

List of shipwrecks: 24 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Boshomaru  Japan The training ship foundered off the coast of Japan with the loss of six lives.[54]
Galdames  Spain The cargo ship collided with the quayside at La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, France and sank.[55]
Koanmaru  Japan The cargo ship foundered off the coast of Japan.[54]

25 February

List of shipwrecks: 25 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Belita  Norway The cargo ship sprang a leak and sank at New York, United States.[45]
Cristina Rueda  Spain The cargo ship sank in the English Channel 4 nautical miles (7.4 km) off La Rochelle, Charente-Maritime, France,[45] with the loss of all hands. Seven lifeboatmen were also lost attempting a rescue. She broke up the next day in a gale and was a total loss.[56]
USS Huron  United States Navy The Pennsylvania-class cruiser ran aground off Palawayan Island, Netherlands East Indies.[42] She was refloated the next day.[57]
Teesdale  United Kingdom The cargo ship caught fire in the North Sea. She was abandoned 6 nautical miles (11 km) off the Dutch coast. All her crew were rescued by a Dutch pilot boat.[58]
Winga  France The cargo ship struck rocks off the Isle of Skye and was beached in Loch Scaur.[58] She was refloated on 12 March.[59]

27 February

List of shipwrecks: 27 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Montlaurier  Canada The ocean liner developed a fault in her steering gear whilst on a voyage to Canada. She returned to Cobh, County Cork, Ireland where she was beached and her passengers were taken off.[60] Subsequently refloated and towed to Liverpool, Lancashire for repairs.

28 February

List of shipwrecks: 28 February 1925
Ship Country Description
Hans Jensen  Denmark The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina.[61] She was refloated on 9 March.[62]
Villasandino  Spain The cargo ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean off Land's End, Cornwall, United Kingdom. Her crew were rescued by British Chancellor ( United Kingdom). She came ashore at Bude.[61]

March

4 March

List of shipwrecks: 4 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Flevo  United Kingdom The cargo ship caught fire in the Indian Ocean and was abandoned 40 nautical miles (74 km) off Tandjung Priok, Netherlands East Indies with the loss of nine of her crew. Although reported to have sunk,[63] she was towed into Batavia later that day.[64]
Ravenscar  United Kingdom The cargo ship collided with Ingerfire ( Norway) off Vlissingen, Netherlands and was beached at Sardyngeul.[63] She was refloated on 1 April.[65]

8 March

List of shipwrecks: 8 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Aalsum  Netherlands The cargo ship collided with Dannedaike ( United States) in the Atlantic Ocean 25 nautical miles (46 km) south of Nantucket, Massachusetts. Although abandoned by her crew, she was later reboarded.[66]

9 March

List of shipwrecks: 9 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Schelde  Netherlands The tug was driven onto the south breakwater at Hoek van Holland, Netherlands whilst going to the assistance of Soerakarta ( Netherlands). She sank with the loss of eight of her fifteen crew. The survivors were rescued by rocket apparatus.[67]
Soerakarta  Netherlands The cargo ship was driven onto the north breakwater at Hoek van Holland. Lifeboats rescued 48 crew, leaving her officers on board.[67] They were rescued the next day.[68] Although salvage operations were reported to have been abandoned on 13 March,[69] she was cut in two. A 350 feet (110 m) section of her 430 feet (130 m) length was refloated by 9 April and towed to Rotterdam.[70] The bow section sank on 16 April and was a total loss.[71][72]

11 March

List of shipwrecks: 11 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Phyllis  United Kingdom The four-masted barque departed Adelaide, South Australia for the United Kingdom. Reported missing on 6 August.[73]
Stella Maris  United Kingdom The sealer was crushed by ice in Notre Dame Bay, Newfoundland.[74] Her crew were rescued by Prospero ( United Kingdom).[75]

12 March

List of shipwrecks: 12 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Uwajima Maru  Japan The passenger ship foundered off Kyushu with the loss of 102 of the 118 people on board.[76]

13 March

List of shipwrecks: 13 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Anine  Denmark The cargo ship passed Gibraltar bound for Civitavecchia, Italy. No further trace, presumed foundered in the Mediterranean Sea with the loss of all hands.[77]
Phyllis Hudson  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground on the Brake Sands, Thames Estuary. Her crew were rescued by the Ramsgate Lifeboat and she was subsequently towed into Ramsgate, Kent by Aid ( United Kingdom).[78]

14 March

List of shipwrecks: 14 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Kozan Maru No.1  Japan The cargo ship departed Chichijima for Shimoda. No further trace.[79]
Modesta  Norway The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina.[80] She was refloated on 26 March.[81]

15 March

List of shipwrecks: 15 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Erissos  Greece The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River at Arroyos Secos, Santa Fe, Argentina.[80]
Jameson  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River at Arroyos Secos.[80]

16 March

List of shipwrecks: 16 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Josefita  Spain The cargo ship was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (36°43′N 8°20′W / 36.717°N 8.333°W / 36.717; -8.333). Her crew were rescued by Knut ( Denmark).[82]
Scampolo  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship was abandoned in the Tyrrhenian Sea 15 nautical miles (28 km) west of Capri.[83]
Vulcano  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River at Rosario, Argentina.[82] She was refloated on 20 March.[81]

19 March

List of shipwrecks: 19 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Bienville  United States The cargo ship caught fire at New Orleans, Louisiana and was beached.[83][84] She was refloated on 22 March. Her hull was intact but her superstructure was destroyed.[85]

20 March

List of shipwrecks: 20 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Swona  Norway The whaler foundered on a voyage from South Georgia to Cape Town, South Africa. Her crew were rescued.[86]
Thyra  Sweden The cargo ship collided with Ardmore ( United States) in the Atlantic Ocean 125 nautical miles (232 km) south of Sandy Hook, New Jersey, United States and sank.[86] Her crew survived.[84]

21 March

List of shipwrecks: 21 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Cité de Verdun  France The steam-trawler struck Rosevear an island in the Western Rocks, Isles of Scilly during a snowstorm. The crew of thirty landed, lit a fire and sent distress signals which were answered by the St Mary's lifeboat Elsie (Flag of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.svg Royal National Lifeboat Institution). The nameboards of the trawler can still be seen in the Mermaid and Atlantic public houses on St Mary's.[87]
PSS City of Brisbane  Australia The iron paddle steamer was scuttled off Sydney Heads on 21 March 1925.[88]

23 March

List of shipwrecks: 23 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Notre Dame de Lourdes  France The schooner foundered in the Atlantic Ocean (48°35′N 5°25′W / 48.583°N 5.417°W / 48.583; -5.417). Some of her seven crew were rescued by Iroise ( France) and others landed at Ouessant in a lifeboat.[7][89]

24 March

List of shipwrecks: 24 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Guipuzcoa  Spain The cargo ship ran aground at Les Baleines, Loire-Atlantique, France.[5] Her crew were taken off by the tug Atlas ( France) on 26 March and she was declared a total loss on 30 March.[90][91]

27 March

List of shipwrecks: 27 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Ethel  United Kingdom The coaster capsized and sank in Liverpool Bay. All seven crew were rescued by Harlaw Plain ( United Kingdom).[92]
Yetajima Maru  Japan The cargo ship collided with Tsugaru Maru ( Japan) at Kobe and sank.[92]

28 March

List of shipwrecks: 28 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Aysgarth Force  United Kingdom The cargo ship foundered in the North Sea off the Maas Lightship ( Netherlands) with the loss of a crew member. Survivors were rescued by Maasdijk ( Netherlands).[93]

30 March

List of shipwrecks: 30 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Asturiano  Argentina The cargo liner collided with Buenos Aires ( Argentina) at Puerto San Julian and was beached.[91][94]
Lavinia  United Kingdom The coaster ran aground off Norderney, Germany.[91] She was refloated on 5 April.[95]

31 March

List of shipwrecks: 31 March 1925
Ship Country Description
Mazzini  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship ran aground on Graciosa, Azores, Portugal.[96] She broke in two on 5 April and was a total loss.[97]

April

2 April

List of shipwrecks: 2 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Ferncliff  Norway The cargo ship ran aground off Ras-al-Bir, Italian Somaliland (12°00′N 43°34′E / 12°N 43.567°E / 12; 43.567).[98] She was refloated on 6 April.[99]
Kozan Maru  Japan The cargo ship foundered off Idzu.[100]

3 April

List of shipwrecks: 3 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Cisneros  United Kingdom The cargo liner caught fire in the Bay of Biscay off the coast of Finistère, France and was abandoned.[101][102] She was declared a constructive total loss.[103]

4 April

List of shipwrecks: 4 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Candiano  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship caught fire at Brindisi, Libya and was a total loss.[102][104]

5 April

List of shipwrecks: 5 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Hachijo Maru  Japan The cargo ship sank off Hachiji Island.[104]

7 April

List of shipwrecks: 7 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Elizabeth Hyam  United Kingdom The schooner sank at Ramsey, Isle of Man.[105]

10 April

List of shipwrecks: 10 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Bresil  France The cargo ship ran aground 30 nautical miles (56 km) of Cap St. James, French Indochina. She broke up and was a total loss.[106]
Jonge Catharina  Netherlands The cargo ship collided with Clan Monroe ( United Kingdom) in the Scheldt and sank with the loss of fifteen of her 24 crew. Survivors were rescued by Clan Monroe and a tug.[100]
Tannenfels  Weimar Republic The cargo ship ran aground 10 nautical miles (19 km) west of Karachi, India and was severely damaged.[100][107]

12 April

List of shipwrecks: 12 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Folden I  Norway The cargo ship collided with Volos ( Weimar Republic) and sank in the English Channel at a position between the Royal Sovereign Lightvessel ( United Kingdom) and Dungeness, Kent, United Kingdom.[108] Her crew were rescued by Volos.[106]

13 April

List of shipwrecks: 13 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Challenge  United Kingdom The Thames barge collided with Lisken ( Norway) in the English Channel off Cherbourg, France and sank with the loss of three of the four people on board.[106]
Valrossa  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship caught fire at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States and was beached.[106]
Francesco  Kingdom of Italy The schooner was driven ashore at Benghazi, Libya and was wrecked. Her crew survived.[109]

14 April

List of shipwrecks: 14 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Marion  United Kingdom The schooner ran aground on Splough Rock, off Greenore Point, County Louth, Ireland and was wrecked.[109]
Montlaurier  United Kingdom The ocean liner caught fire at Birkenhead, Cheshire whilst under repair and was severely damaged.[110] She was subsequently repaired and returned to service in July 1925 as Montnairn.

16 April

List of shipwrecks: 16 April 1925
Ship Country Description
S.A.C.  Spain The cargo ship collided with Millgate ( United Kingdom) in the Mediterranean Sea off Cartagena, Murcia and sank. Her 28 crew were rescued by Millgate.[71][111][112]

17 April

List of shipwrecks: 17 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Trehawke  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground near Cape Upright, Chile and was abandoned. Her crew were rescued by Toluma ( Norway).[112]

21 April

List of shipwrecks: 21 April 1925
Ship Country Description
O-2  Imperial Japanese Navy The Type U-43 submarine foundered off Japan in a storm. (Some sources claim O-2 was scrapped in 1922.)
Raifuku Maru  Japan The cargo ship sank in a storm in the North Atlantic with the loss of all 38 crew.

28 April

List of shipwrecks: 28 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Innono  United States The cargo ship collided with Isis ( Weimar Republic) in the Scheldt at Antwerp, Belgium and was beached.[113]
Shima Maru  Japan The cargo ship ran aground in the Yangtze, China. She was refloated on 7 May.[114]

29 April

List of shipwrecks: 29 April 1925
Ship Country Description
Irma  United States The schooner came ashore 14 nautical miles (26 km) north of Body's Island, North Carolina and was abandoned.[115]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1925
Ship Country Description
HMS Dolphin  Royal Navy The Dolphin-class gunvessel foundered in the Firth of Forth. She was refloated on 23 September.[116]
Rhesus  United Kingdom The cargo ship collided with Canton ( Sweden) in the Great Bitter Lake, Suez Canal over the Easter weekend and was beached.[107]

May

1 May

List of shipwrecks: 1 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Azov  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground at Cape Hogan, Nova Scotia, Canada and was a total loss.[117]
Moldegaard  Norway The cargo ship ran aground at Pennant Point, Nova Scotia, Canada and was wrecked.[117]

8 May

List of shipwrecks: 1 May 1925
Ship Country Description
M.E. Norman  United States The sternwheel steamboat capsized and sank in the Mississippi River near Cow Island Bend with the loss of 23 lives. Thirty-two people were saved.[118]

9 May

List of shipwrecks: 9 May 1925
Ship Country Description
USCGC AB-3  United States Coast Guard The Coast Guard cutter, formerly the patrol boat USS Cossack ( United States Navy), was destroyed by fire.[119]
Gladys E. Bullen The schooner came ashore on the west coast of Miquelon and was wrecked.[120]
Hans Jensen  Denmark The cargo ship was wrecked on the coast of Nova Scotia, Canada.[121]
Yutaka Maru  Japan The passenger ship came ashore near Sasebo, Nagasaki. Her passengers were taken off.[120]

10 May

List of shipwrecks: 10 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Glenluce  United Kingdom The cargo liner ran aground at Cairnbulg Briggs, Aberdeenshire.[122] She was refloated on 20 May.[123]
Sakurajima Maru  Japan The cargo ship collided with Taiko Maru No.2 ( Japan) off Shimonoseki and was beached.[120]

11 May

List of shipwrecks: 11 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Orion  Sweden The schooner collided with Seemoos ( Weimar Republic) in the Baltic Sea off Ystad and sank with the loss of three crew.[122]

12 May

List of shipwrecks: 12 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Morican  United States The cargo ship caught fire at Jacksonville, Florida and was beached.[124]

14 May

List of shipwrecks: 14 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Rytoner  United Kingdom The coaster was rammed and sunk in the English Channel off Beachy Head, East Sussex by Lyngern ( Sweden). Her crew were rescued by Lyngern.[125]

15 May

List of shipwrecks: 15 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Corcrest  United Kingdom The cargo ship collided with Chevington ( United Kingdom) in the River Thames and was beached.[79] She was refloated later that day.[126]
Pennyworth  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the River Neva at Leningrad, Soviet Union.[126] She was refloated on 19 May.[127]

18 May

List of shipwrecks: 18 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Dunard  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Bay of Biscay 3 nautical miles (5.6 km) off Roscoff, Finistère, France. Her crew were rescued.[128] She later capsized and was a total loss.[129]

19 May

List of shipwrecks: 19 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Margaret Spencer  United States The schooner came ashore at the Oregon Inlet and was wrecked.[130]
Spain Maru  Japan The cargo ship ran aground at Cape Miyagi (38°19′N 141°33′E / 38.317°N 141.55°E / 38.317; 141.55).[127] She broke in two on 12 June and was a total loss.[131]

21 May

List of shipwrecks: 21 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Imerethie II  France The cargo ship ran aground at San Stefano Point, Turkey.[127] She was refloated on 25 May.[132]

22 May

List of shipwrecks: 22 May 1925
Ship Country Description
An Lan  United Kingdom The tanker was wrecked near Chunking, China.[133]
Berlin  Denmark The cargo ship struck a rock off Corrobdo, A Coruña, Spain and was beached.[133] She was refloated on 26 May.[134]
County of Cardigan  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground at Cape Cée, Corcubión, Spain.[135] She was declared a total loss on 26 May.[136]

23 May

List of shipwrecks: 23 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Blus  Norway The cargo ship ran aground in Canelinas Bay, Spain and was a total loss.[137]
Border Glen  United Kingdom The coaster foundered in the North Sea 4 nautical miles (7.4 km) south south west of Findochty, Morayshire. All five crew survived.[137]
Kilelmi  Turkey The coaster foundered in the Bosporus with the loss of 44 of the 49 people on board.[137][138]
Sceptre  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground at Cap L'Agulhas, South Africa.[137] She broke her back on 27 May and was a total loss.[139]

24 May

List of shipwrecks: 24 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Cyrenia  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground at Whanganui, North Island, New Zealand.[132] She broke in two on 28 May.[140] Cyrenia was subsequently scrapped in situ.[141]
Ebro  Norway The cargo ship ran aground at Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.[132] She was refloated on 28 May.[140]
Lesbian  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground at Kephez, Turkey.[132] She was refloated on 27 May.[140]

25 May

List of shipwrecks: 25 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Fiona  United Kingdom The coaster ran aground on Trinity Ledge, Nova Scotia, Canada. She refloated, capsized and sank. Her crew survived.[142]

26 May

List of shipwrecks: 26 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Ekaterina Inglessi  Greece The cargo ship was abandoned in the Mediterranean Sea (34°34′N 27°52′E / 34.567°N 27.867°E / 34.567; 27.867). Her crew were rescued by Herefordshire ( United Kingdom).[136] She was towed into Port Said, Egypt by HMS Delhi ( Royal Navy).[140]
Morowitz  Hungary The cargo ship ran aground at La Plata, Argentina.[142] She was refloated on 5 June.[143]

27 May

List of shipwrecks: 27 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Hans  Sweden The auxiliary schooner struck a mine in the Baltic Sea off Gotland and sank with the loss of seven of her eight crew.[139]
Joffre  United Kingdom The tug ran aground on the Bolt Tail Rocks, Devon. Eleven crew were rescued by rocket apparatus.[139][144]
Ludlow  United States The schooner was destroyed by fire at Gulfport, Mississippi.[139]

29 May

List of shipwrecks: 29 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Lundy Light  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground on Martín García Island, Argentina.[145] She was refloated on 1 June.[146]
Reliant  Ireland The salvage vessel foundered in the Atlantic Ocean 400 nautical miles (740 km) west of Tory Island, County Donegal.[147]

31 May

List of shipwrecks: 31 May 1925
Ship Country Description
Florence Swyres  United Kingdom The schooner sprang a leak and foundered in the Strait of Gibraltar off Tarifa, Andalusia, Spain.[148]

June

1 June

List of shipwrecks: 1 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Fair City  United Kingdom The cargo ship struck the quayside at Dundee, Forfarshire and was beached severely damaged at the bow.[146]

3 June

List of shipwrecks: 3 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Bombay Maru  Japan The cargo ship ran aground at Notoro, Karafuto. She was refloated on 15 July.[149]

6 June

List of shipwrecks: 6 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Africanic  Sweden The cargo ship collided with Northlea ( United Kingdom) in the Atlantic Ocean off Cape Toriñana, Spain (43°04′N 90°25′W / 43.067°N 90.417°W / 43.067; -90.417) and sank. Her crew were rescued by Nord ( France).[143][150]
Union Gujera  Spain The cargo ship ran aground at Gijón, Asturias and was wrecked.[143]

10 June

List of shipwrecks: 10 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Demosthenes  Greece The cargo ship ran aground in the Comoros Islands.[151] She was abandoned as a total loss,[152] her crew were rescued by General Foch (flag unknown).[153]
Leodium  Belgium The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River at Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina.[141] She was refloated on 27 December.[154]

11 June

List of shipwrecks: 11 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Aebo  Denmark The three-masted schooner came ashore at Terceira Island, Azores, Portugal and was wrecked.[141]
West Saginaw  United States The Design 1013 cargo ship struck a submerged object in the Atlantic Ocean and was beached at Nantucket, Massachusetts. She was refloated the next day.

12 June

List of shipwrecks: 12 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Aikaterini M. Goulandris  Greece The cargo ship ran aground at Maryport, Cumberland.[131] She was refloated on 13 June and was then beached.[152]
Equity  United Kingdom The coaster collided with Rena ( United Kingdom) in the North Sea off the Would Lightship ( United Kingdom) and was beached at Horsey, Norfolk.[155]
Europe  France The Boulogne steam-trawler struck Rosevear, an island in the Western Rocks, Isles of Scilly in fog. As the tide rose the trawler floated off the rocks and made for Dunkirk with slight damage.[87]

13 June

List of shipwrecks: 13 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Norseman  United Kingdom The cargo ship collided with Burnside ( United Kingdom) in the North Sea off Great Yarmouth, Norfolk and sank with the loss of two crew. The survivors were rescued by Burnside.[152]

14 June

List of shipwrecks: 14 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Lilyada  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship collided with Cabo Mendor ( Spain) in the Atlantic Ocean (38°55′N 9°35′W / 38.917°N 9.583°W / 38.917; -9.583) and sank. Her crew were rescued by Cabo Mendor.[152]

16 June

List of shipwrecks: 16 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Oakwood  United States The cargo ship ran aground in Lake Erie.[156] She was refloated on 30 June.[157] She was refloated on 8 July.[158]

18 June

List of shipwrecks: 18 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Chelanthos  Greece The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina.[159]

19 June

List of shipwrecks: 19 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Ioannis D  Greece The cargo ship ran aground near Cape St. Vincent, Portugal.[160] She was a total loss.[153]
Mimi  Weimar Republic The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina.[161] She was refloated on 2 September.[162]
Waimate  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship ran aground 5 nautical miles (9.3 km) north east of Cape St. Vincent.[160][163] She was abandoned on 22 June.[153]

20 June

List of shipwrecks: 20 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Samoa  United Kingdom The three-masted auxiliary schooner was driven ashore at Nassau, Bahamas and was wrecked.[161]
Valencia  Spain The coaster was rammed and sunk by Alvarez Sala ( Spain) at Valencia and sank. Her crew survived.[161]

24 June

List of shipwrecks: 24 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Edendale  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground off Belitung, Netherlands East Indies.[164] She was refloated on 29 June.[165]
Goshu Maru  Japan The cargo ship came ashore 260 nautical miles (480 km) north of Vladivostock, Soviet Union.[166] Although declared a total loss, she was refloated on 29 July.[167]

26 June

List of shipwrecks: 26 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Fushiki Maru  Japan The cargo ship came ashore at Shiritokosaki, Hokkaidō and was wrecked.[168]

27 June

List of shipwrecks: 27 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Boulinier  France The schooner came ashore at Fort-de-France, Martinique and was a total loss.[169]
Ocean King  United Kingdom The tug was struck by Marloch ( United Kingdom) at Quebec City, Canada and sank with the loss of all hands.[170]

28 June

List of shipwrecks: 28 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Wales Maru  Japan The cargo ship ran aground in the Banka Strait.[171] She was refloated on 6 July.[172]
West Hesseltine  United States The Design 1013 ship ran aground on Maio, Cape Verde Islands.[170] Most of her passengers and crew were taken off in early July by Sagres ( United States).[173] She was refloated on 2 October.[174]

29 June

List of shipwrecks: 29 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Bartolo  Spain The cargo ship collided with Rose Schiaffino ( France) in the Strait of Gibraltar and sank.[175]
Rex  United States The schooner was rammed and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean 300 nautical miles (560 km) off Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada by Aurania ( United Kingdom) with the loss of fifteen of her 24 crew. Survivors were rescued by Aurania.[176]

30 June

List of shipwrecks: 30 June 1925
Ship Country Description
Tonshin Maru  Japan The cargo ship ran aground on Sakhalin and was a total loss.[175]

July

3 July

List of shipwrecks: 3 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Ville d'Isigny  France The cargo ship sank at Brest, Finistère.[169]

5 July

List of shipwrecks: 5 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Herculese  United Kingdom The tug was struck by Akabo ( United Kingdom at Lagos, Nigeria and sank with the loss of six crew.[173][177]

10 July

List of shipwrecks: 10 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Halgan  France The cargo ship ran aground at Pernambuco, Brazil.[178] She was refloated on 30 August.[179]
Thomas P. Beal  United States The cargo ship struck rocks in the East River, New York and was beached.[178] She was refloated the next day.[180]

11 July

List of shipwrecks: 11 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Loongwo  United Kingdom The cargo ship struck rocks in the Yangtze 250 nautical miles (460 km) downstream of Hankow, China and was beached.[180] She was refloated the next day.[181]

13 July

List of shipwrecks: 13 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Esquilino  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship ran aground on the Shumna Reef off Massowah, Italian Somaliland. She was refloated on 26 July.[172][182]

14 July

List of shipwrecks: 14 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Hebbedale  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the River Plate, South America.[183] She was refloated on 28 August.[184]
Roxanna Frances  United States The schooner was in collision with Ellaston ( United Kingdom) at Chesapeake, Ohio and sank.[175]

15 July

List of shipwrecks: 15 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Luisa  Chile The cargo ship ran aground south of Tacahualco.[149] She was refloated on 20 July.[185]

17 July

List of shipwrecks: 17 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Refloater  United Kingdom The salvage vessel collided with HMS Tring ( Royal Navy) at Harwich, Essex and was beached. She was refloated on 30 July.[186][187]

19 July

List of shipwrecks: 19 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Egremont Castle  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground on the Tub-Bataka Reef, Philippines.[185] She slipped off the reef and sank on 26 July.[188]
West Cohas  United States The Design 1013 cargo ship ran aground on Sable Island, Nova Scotia, Canada.

20 July

List of shipwrecks: 20 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Aghios Spyridon  Greece The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina.[189] She was refloated on 25 July.[190]

22 July

List of shipwrecks: 22 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Cavour  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground of the Ibicuy Islands, Argentina.[191] She was refloated on 25 July.[190]

23 July

List of shipwrecks: 23 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Bayeskimo  United Kingdom The cargo ship foundered in the Atlantic Ocean (59°15′N 67°15′W / 59.25°N 67.25°W / 59.25; -67.25). Her crew were rescued by Nascopie ( United Kingdom).[192]
Campeiro  Brazil The cargo ship suffered a failure of her steering gear and came ashore on the coast of Rio Grande do Sul.[193] She was refloated on 1 September.[179]

24 July

List of shipwrecks: 24 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Yewdale  United Kingdom The cargo ship was driven ashore at Goswick, Northumberland and was wrecked. Her crew survived.[193]

25 July

List of shipwrecks: 25 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Gezina  Norway The cargo ship ran aground at Dennis Head, North Ronaldsay, Orkney Islands, United Kingdom.[192] She was refloated on 28 July.[194]

27 July

List of shipwrecks: 27 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Jolly Charles  United Kingdom The coaster ran aground at Penmaenmawr, Caernarfonshire.[195] She was refloated on 4 August.[196]

28 July

List of shipwrecks: 28 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Condor  Chile The tug foundered in Valparaíso Bay.[188]
Kyodo Maru No.22  Japan The cargo ship was wrecked on Barren Island, in the Yangtze Estuary. Some of her crew survived.[197]

30 July

List of shipwrecks: 30 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Ingrid  Sweden The tanker was severely damaged by fire at Constanţa, Romania.[198]

31 July

List of shipwrecks: 31 July 1925
Ship Country Description
Havur  Norway The cargo ship ran aground in the White Sea at Three Islands, Soviet Union.[199] She was refloated on 4 August.[196]

August

1 August

List of shipwrecks: 1 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Georges  United Kingdom The cargo ship struck a wreck off Patras, Greece and was beached in Molivo Bay.[200]

2 August

List of shipwrecks: 2 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Alexandre  Belgium The cargo ship collided with Yang Tse ( France) in the Scheldt and sank at Drempel de Parel with the loss of a crew member. The wreck was blown up in November 1925.[48][200]

3 August

List of shipwrecks: 3 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Attika  Greece The cargo ship sank at Piraeus.[200]
Thomas and Arthur  United Kingdom The Thames barge sank in the River Thames at Battersea, London.[200]

5 August

List of shipwrecks: 5 August 1925
Ship Country Description
O-2  Imperial Japanese Navy The Type U 43 submarine foundered in a storm whilst on a voyage from Yokosuka to Kure.[201]
Taihoku Maru  Japan The cargo ship ran aground at Monbetsu, Hokkaidō.[202] She was refloated on 14 August.[203]

7 August

List of shipwrecks: 7 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Alfonso  Kingdom of Italy The sailing ship sprang a leak and foundered in the Mediterranean Sea off Hammamet, Tunisia. Her crew were rescued.[202]
Montrose  United Kingdom The ocean liner ran aground in the Saint Lawrence River, Canada.[204] She was refloated on 10 August and drydocked for repairs to her rudder and port propeller.[202][205]
St. Abbs Head  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground north east of the Gunfleet Lighthouse, in the North Sea off the coast of Essex.[204] She was refloated on 11 August.[206]

9 August

List of shipwrecks: 9 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Yue Ying Wa  United Kingdom The cargo ship foundered in a cyclone whilst on a voyage from Hoihow, China to Hong Kong.[207]

11 August

List of shipwrecks: 11 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Hustler  United Kingdom The tug was in collision with Kaikyu Maru ( Japan) at Vancouver, British Columbia and sank.[208]

13 August

List of shipwrecks: 13 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Emden  Weimar Republic The cargo ship ran aground in the Boca Jambell Gulf, off the coast of Ecuador.[207] She was refloated on 18 August.[209]

14 August

List of shipwrecks: 14 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Eolo  Spain The cargo ship ran aground at Kettleness Point, Yorkshire, United Kingdom.[210] She was refloated on 25 August.[211]
St. Marc  France The cargo ship foundered in the Bay of Biscay off Ouessant, Finistère.[210] Thirteen crew were rescued.[212]

16 August

List of shipwrecks: 16 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Ionion  Greece The cargo ship ran aground at Buitra Point, near Cape Toriñana, Spain and was a total loss.[212][213]

17 August

List of shipwrecks: 17 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Caudebec  France The ferry collided with Borthwick ( United Kingdom) in the Seine at Rouen, Seine-Maritime and was beached.[203][214]
Ella  Denmark The schooner sprang a leak and sank in the Baltic Sea off Skanör, Scania, Sweden. Her crew were rescued.[203]

21 August

List of shipwrecks: 21 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Pursuit  United Kingdom The schooner collided with the ketch Boy Will ( France) in Bigbury Bay. Both vessels were severely damaged and were beached at Salcombe, Devon where they broke up.[215]

23 August

List of shipwrecks: 23 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Therimal  Finland The barque collided with the fishing vessel Christina Catarina ( Netherlands) in the North Sea (approximately 55°00′00″N 4°00′00″E / 55°N 4°E / 55; 4) and sank with the loss of her captain. Survivors were rescued by Christina Catarina.[216]
1605  Republic of China (1912–1949) The fishing junk was in collision with Talthybius ( United Kingdom) off Waglan Island, Hong Kong and sank. She was fishing at night with no lights and no blame was laid on Talthybius.

24 August

List of shipwrecks: 24 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Southland  United States The cargo ship was destroyed by fire in Lake Ponchartrain, Louisiana.[217]

26 August

List of shipwrecks: 26 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Esther  Sweden The schooner collided with Maolner ( Sweden) off Malmö and sank. Her crew were rescued by Maolner.[217]
President Garfield  United Kingdom The ocean liner ran aground at Nantucket, Massachusetts.[218] She was refloated the next day.[184]
Sebastiano Veniero  Italian Royal Navy The Provana-class submarine sank in the Mediterranean Sea after colliding with the steamer Capena ( Italy) off Cape Passero, Sicily.[219]

28 August

List of shipwrecks: 28 August 1925
Ship Country Description
Nantais  France The cargo ship ran aground 2 nautical miles (3.7 km) off La Jument, Ouessant, Finistère and was wrecked. Her crew survived.[220]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1925
Ship Country Description
Bari  Regia Marina The Pillau-class cruiser ran aground off Palermo, Sicily. She was refloated on 20 September.[221]
Brulin  Canada The lake freighter ran aground at the head of the Morrisburg Canal in Morrisburg, Ontario, Canada.[222] She was refloated, repaired, and returned to service.
Elna  Finland The barque foundered in the Baltic Sea north of Gotland, Sweden. Nine crew were rescued by Amisia ( Weimar Republic).[216]

September

1 September

List of shipwrecks: 1 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Colonial  United States The passenger ship was destroyed by fire at Cleveland, Ohio with the loss of three crew.[162][223]

2 September

List of shipwrecks: 2 September 1925
Ship Country Description
HMCS Armentières  Royal Canadian Navy The Battle-class trawler sank in the Pipestem Inlet, Barkley Sound. She was later salvaged, repaired and returned to service.

3 September

List of shipwrecks: 3 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Keren  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship ran aground at Ceuta, Spain.[224] She was refloated on 8 September.[225]

4 September

List of shipwrecks: 4 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Pennant  United Kingdom The coaster collided with Acasta ( United Kingdom) in the River Thames near Gravesend, Kent and sank with the loss of two of the fourteen people on board. Survivors were rescued by Acasta.[226]

5 September

List of shipwrecks: 5 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Eldridge  United States The cargo ship ran aground on the Ioula Ledge, Philippines.[227] She was refloated on 10 September.[228]

7 September

List of shipwrecks: 7 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Jordaens  Belgium The cargo ship struck the wreck of Alexandre ( Belgium) and was holed. She was towed to Antwerp for repairs.[229]

8 September

List of shipwrecks: 8 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Alcores  United Kingdom The cargo ship sprang a leak and was beached at Dunfanaghy, County Londonderry.[225] Her crew were taken off on 10 September and the ship was further damaged in a gale.[228]
Bentem Maru No.3  Japan The cargo ship foundered in a typhoon at Kavafuto.[228]

10 September

List of shipwrecks: 10 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Kimigayo Maru  Japan The passenger ship was driven ashore at Quelpart, Korea. All on board were rescued.[228]

14 September

List of shipwrecks: 14 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Chita Maru  Japan The cargo ship collided with Muroran Maru No.6 ( Japan) off Wakamatsu and sank.[230]

15 September

List of shipwrecks: 15 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Flora  Chile The barque caught fire in the Atlantic Ocean north west of the Falkland Islands (50°17′30″S 61°42′00″W / 50.29167°S 61.7°W / -50.29167; -61.7). She was taken to Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina, where she was abandoned on 2 October.
Mavis  United Kingdom The Thames barge was in collision with another vessel in the River Thames at Blackwall, London and sank.[231]

16 September

List of shipwrecks: 16 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Alwine  Weimar Republic The auxiliary sailing ship came ashore on Bornholm, Denmark. Her crew were rescued.[232] She was later refloated and taken to Rønne.[233]

19 September

List of shipwrecks: 19 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Surabaya Maru  Japan The cargo ship ran aground on the Meridian Reef, Borneo.[234] She was refloated on 22 September but stranded again.[235]
Tomashima Maru  Japan The cargo ship foundered in the South China Sea west of Formosa with the loss of all hands.[234]

21 September

List of shipwrecks: 21 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Agdenes  Norway The cargo ship collided with Songelv ( Norway) in the North Sea off Haugesund, Norway and sank with the loss of all hands.[236]
Benjamin A. van Brunt  United States The four-masted schooner collided with a United States Navy warship in the Atlantic Ocean off Norfolk, Virginia and sank.[236] Survivors were rescued by USS Milwaukee ( United States Navy).[237]
Leeds City  United Kingdom The cargo ship struck a reef off Bawean, Netherlands East Indies and sank. Her crew were rescued.[236]

23 September

List of shipwrecks: 23 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Ansaldo Terzo  Kingdom of Italy The tanker ran aground at Faraman.[116] She was refloated on 26 September.[238]
Mercedes  Chile The coaster foundered in the Pacific Ocean whilst on a voyage from Coronel to Valparaíso with the loss of all hands.[239]

24 September

List of shipwrecks: 24 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Millais  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina.[240] She was refloated on 27 September.[241]

25 September

List of shipwrecks: 25 September 1925
Ship Country Description
USS S-51  United States Navy

USS Falcon assisting the salvage of USS S-51

The S-class submarine was rammed and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean off Block Island, Rhode Island (41°14′30″N 71°16′16″W / 41.24167°N 71.27111°W / 41.24167; -71.27111) by City of Rome ( United States) with the loss of 33 of her 36 crew. She was raised on 5 July 1926 and scrapped in 1930.

25 September

List of shipwrecks: 25 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Dieuze  Canada The cargo ship was destroyed by fire at Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada.[238]

29 September

List of shipwrecks: 29 September 1925
Ship Country Description
Bacicin Serra  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship sprang a leak, caught fire and foundered in the Mediterranean Sea 25 nautical miles (46 km) off Gozo, Malta. Her crew survived[108][242][243]
Ysselstroom  Netherlands The cargo ship struck a rock and foundered in the Atlantic Ocean off Sinoe, Liberia (4°45′N 8°44′W / 4.75°N 8.733°W / 4.75; -8.733).[243][244] Her crew were rescued by Elisabethville ( Belgium).[245]

October

2 October

List of shipwrecks: 2 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Atala  France The cargo ship struck rocks off La Rocque, Jersey, Channel Islands and sank. All fifteen crew survived.[246][247]
Glendevon  United Kingdom The Thames barge was in collision with a steamship in the River Thames at East Greenwich, London and sank.[248]

3 October

List of shipwrecks: 3 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Magnetic  United Kingdom The passenger tender was beached at Liverpool after a fire broke out on board. She was later refloated, repaired, and returned to service.[249]

4 October

List of shipwrecks: 4 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Algus flag unknown The cargo ship came ashore at Vaasa, Finland and was wrecked with the loss of a crew member.[248]
Jane  United Kingdom The coaster struck the Swilley Rocks in the Menai Strait. She was refloated but subsequently foundered off Garth Point, Bangor, Caernarfonshire.[250]
Kiyo Maru No.2  Japan The cargo ship foundered in the East China Sea off Shakotan, Hokkaidō.[250]
S2  Finnish Navy The S-class torpedo boat sank during a storm in the Gulf of Bothnia with the loss of all 53 crew.

6 October

List of shipwrecks: 6 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Ellerdale  United Kingdom The cargo ship was beached at St. Anthony, Newfoundland.[251]
Esperansa  Finland The schooner came ashore at Lysefyrt, Latvia and was wrecked with the loss of two crew.[252]

8 October

List of shipwrecks: 8 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Margarita  Greece The cargo ship foundered in the Indian Ocean 20 nautical miles (37 km) off the mouth of the Great Fish River, South Africa with the loss of all hands.[251]

9 October

List of shipwrecks: 9 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Normann II  United Kingdom The whaler foundered in the Caribbean Sea 10 nautical miles (19 km) off Saint Lucia. Her crew survived.[253]
Undine  Weimar Republic The auxiliary sailing ship capsized in the Baltic Sea off Memel, East Prussia. Her crew survived.[254]

10 October

List of shipwrecks: 10 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Pizzaro  United Kingdom The cargo ship caught fire and capsized at Liverpool, Lancashire.[255] She was refloated on 25 October.[256]

13 October

List of shipwrecks: 13 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Cochinchine  France The concrete ship sprang a leak and sank at Saigon, French Indochina.[253]

14 October

List of shipwrecks: 14 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Emily  United Kingdom The schooner was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean off Bermuda. Her crew were rescued by Capsa ( United Kingdom).[257]
Songelv  Norway The cargo ship was beached at Rørvik, Norway.[258] She was refloated on 17 October.[259]

15 October

List of shipwrecks: 15 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Derville  United Kingdom The coaster departed St. Anthony, Newfoundland for Málaga, Spain. No further trace, presumed foundered in the Atlantic Ocean with the loss of all hands.[260]
Eemdijk  Netherlands The cargo liner ran aground on the Race Rocks in the Strait of Juan de Fuca. She was refloated and beached on Bentinck Island, British Columbia, Canada.[261] She was refloated on 19 October.[262]
Flora  Chile The barque was shelled and sunk in the Atlantic Ocean (45°15′S 66°15′W / 45.25°S 66.25°W / -45.25; -66.25) by Patria ( Argentine Navy).

18 October

List of shipwrecks: 18 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Comanche  United States The ocean liner caught fire in the Atlantic Ocean 6 nautical miles (11 km) off Mayport, Florida with the loss of ten of the 166 people on board. Survivors were rescued by the tanker Reaper and the pilot boat Mota (both  United States). She was towed into Jacksonville, where she was beached in an extensively damaged condition.[259][263][264][265]

19 October

List of shipwrecks: 19 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Bito  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina.[266] She was refloated on 26 October.[267]
Portgwarra  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River.[259] She was refloated on 29 October.[268]
Stockwell  United Kingdom The cargo ship caught fire at Oran, Algeria and was scuttled.[262] She was refloated on 24 October.[269]

21 October

List of shipwrecks: 21 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Ignazio Florio  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship suffered a failure of her steering gear and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (49°50′N 37°46′W / 49.833°N 37.767°W / 49.833; -37.767). Her crew were rescued by President Harding ( United States).[270]

22 October

List of shipwrecks: 22 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Bordelaise  France The schooner sprang a leak in the North Sea and sank. Her crew were rescued by the trawler Tonno ( Kingdom of Italy).[271]
Rosalie Hull  United States The four-masted schooner came ashore at Key West, Florida and was wrecked. Her crew were rescued.[272]

23 October

List of shipwrecks: 23 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Ibuki Maru  Japan The cargo ship ran aground at Nemuro, Hokkaidō.[256] She broke in two on 26 October and was a total loss.[267]

24 October

List of shipwrecks: 24 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Nancy Lee  Dominion of Newfoundland The schooner sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (48°12′N 32°51′W / 48.2°N 32.85°W / 48.2; -32.85). Her crew were rescued by Ben Vorlich ( United Kingdom).[256][273]
Shonga  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Cawthorne Channel, Bonny, Nigeria.[256] She was refloated on 28 October.[274]

26 October

List of shipwrecks: 26 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Alma Guy  United Kingdom The schooner came ashore at Bonavista, Dominion of Newfoundland and was wrecked.[275]
Apollon  France The cargo ship caught fire at Beirut, Lebanon. She was shelled and sunk as she was carrying dynamite and petrol. Her crew survived.[267]
Elven  Norway The cargo ship suffered a failure of her steering gear in the Atlantic Ocean. She was consequently abandoned 49°20′N 41°00′W / 49.333°N 41°W / 49.333; -41).[276] Her crew were rescued by American Trader ( United States).[275]
Galtymore  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[275] She was refloated on 29 October.[277]
Havelland  Weimar Republic The cargo ship ran aground at Yokohama, Japan.[276] She was refloated on 30 October.[265]
J. C. May  United Kingdom The schooner was drivena shore on Codroy Island, Newfoundland and was wrecked.[278]
Mabel and Carrie  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore at Fermeuse, Newfoundland and was wrecked.[275]
Moon  United Kingdom The cargo ship struck the quayside at Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada and was beached.[275]

27 October

List of shipwrecks: 27 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Maria  Weimar Republic The cargo ship came ashore at Skælskør, Zealand, Denmark and was wrecked.[275]

28 October

List of shipwrecks: 28 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Hubert Mack  United Kingdom The schooner came ashore at Fortune, Dominion of Newfoundland and was wrecked.[277]

30 October

List of shipwrecks: 30 October 1925
Ship Country Description
Hamburg  Weimar Republic The barque ran aground in the Irish Sea off Dún Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland. Her crew were rescued.[268] She was refloated on 20 November.[279]
Paul  Weimar Republic The schooner ran aground in Carmarthen Bay and was wrecked. All seventeen people on board were rescued.[268]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date October 1925
Ship Country Description
USS R-8  United States Navy The R-class submarine collided with the minesweeper USS Widgeon ( United States Navy), losing her periscopes and suffering the destruction of her bridge and damage to her radio antenna supports. She was repaired and returned to service.

November

1 November

List of shipwrecks: 1 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Cairnavon  United Kingdom The cargo shpip ran aground off Buchan Ness, Boddam, Aberdeenshire. She broke her back and was a total loss. All 48 crew were rescued.[278][280]
Eva  Denmark The schooner foundered in the Atlantic Ocean. Her crew were rescued by Idaho ( United Kingdom).[281]
Kingsdon  United Kingdom The cargo ship caught fire at Oran. Algeria and was beached.[278] She was refloated the next day.[282]

2 November

List of shipwrecks: 2 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Württemberg  Weimar Republic The ocean liner ran aground in the Río Grande do Sul, Brazil.[283] She was refloated on 6 November.[284]

3 November

List of shipwrecks: 3 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Algiers  United States The cargo ship sprang a leak, caught fire and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (37°35′N 69°23′W / 37.583°N 69.383°W / 37.583; -69.383) whilst under tow from the United States to Italy for scrapping.[285]

6 November

List of shipwrecks: 6 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Irena  United Kingdom The coaster departed Granville, Manche, France for Liverpool, Lancashire. No further trace, presumed to have foundered with the loss of all hands.[286]

9 November

List of shipwrecks: 9 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Merwede  Netherlands The cargo ship ran aground at Gravelines, Nord, France.[287] She was refloated on 13 November.[288]
Virginia  United States The four-masted schooner came ashore at Arecibo, Puerto Rico. Her crew were rescued.[289]

11 November

List of shipwrecks: 11 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Carmello Polizzi  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship sprang a leak and was beached at Vigo, Galicia, Spain.[281]
Ruth  Denmark The cargo ship sprang a leak and was beached at Skagen.[281] She was refloated on 21 November.[290]

12 November

List of shipwrecks: 12 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Hedge Fence Light Vessel  United States Coast Guard The lightship was rammed and sunk off the coast of Massachusetts by M. C. Holm ( Denmark).[288]
HMS M1  Royal Navy The M-class submarine collided with Vidar ( Sweden) in the English Channel (49°59′N 3°56′W / 49.983°N 3.933°W / 49.983; -3.933) and sank with the loss of all 69 crew.

15 November

List of shipwrecks: 15 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Concordia  Denmark The schooner ran aground in Liverpool Bay and was abandoned. Her crew were rescued by the Crosby Lightship ( United Kingdom):[291] She was refloated the next day and beached at Tranmere, Cheshire severely damaged.[292]

16 November

List of shipwrecks: 16 November 1925
Ship Country Description
USCGC CG-114  United States Coast Guard The cutter was lost at sea.[293]
Fernando  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground on Guardiani, Greece.[294] She was refloated on 20 November.[295]
Obotrita  German Empire

Original caption: Obotrite ashore at Ostende. Three masted barque on the sands before breaking up; spectators on the beach.

The barque was driven ashore at Ostend, West Flanders, Belgium and was subsequently wrecked.

Veidirjalla  Iceland The auxiliary sailing vessel was wrecked on the south coast of Iceland.[296]

17 November

List of shipwrecks: 17 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Don Jose  United States The cargo ship came ashore at Bitokakku, near Keelung, Formosa and was wrecked. Her crew were rescued.[3]
Pleiades  United Kingdom The schooner came ashore on Belldowns Island, Newfoundland and was wrecked.[292]

18 November

List of shipwrecks: 18 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Clan Mackay  United Kingdom The cargo ship caught fire at Tilbury, Essex.[292] She was a constructive total loss.[297]
Lenape  United States The passenger ship caught fire off the Delaware Capes. All passengers and crew were rescued.[3] She was a total loss.[297]

19 November

List of shipwrecks: 19 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Beulah Mae  United Kingdom The schooner came ashore at Burnt Point, Newfoundland and was abandoned. She refloated and drifted out to sea.[298]
Groix  France The cargo ship collided with Yorkshire ( United Kingdom) in the Elbe and was beached.[297]
Mabel E. Gunn  United Kingdom The schooner was destroyed by fire at a port in the Turks Islands.[279]
Ryuho Maru  Japan The cargo ship collided with an Imperial Japanese Navy torpedo boat destroyer at Shimonoseki and sank.[299]

20 November

List of shipwrecks: 20 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Ernest Hugo Stinnes II  Weimar Republic The cargo ship ran aground on Långholmen, Sweden and was a total loss.[297][300]
Wagrien  Free City of Danzig The cargo ship ran aground at Simrishamn, Skåne County, Sweden.[279] She was refloated on 23 November.[301]
Yoshinoyama Maru  Japan The cargo ship struck a rock off Wanaki and was beached.[279]

21 November

List of shipwrecks: 21 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Horace M. Bickford  United States The schooner foundered in the Gulf of Mexico (25°23′N 85°20′W / 25.383°N 85.333°W / 25.383; -85.333). Her crew were rescued by Olean ( United States).[302]
Rio Sella  Spain The auxiliary schooner sank at Pontevedra, Galicia.[290]

22 November

List of shipwrecks: 22 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Santa Teresina  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship foundered in the Adriatic Sea. Her crew were rescued by Levnet ( United Kingdom).[302]
Wakanoura Maru  Japan The cargo ship collided with Meiko Maru ( Japan) during a typhoon at Kushiro and was beached.[303] She was refloated on 29 November.[304]

23 November

List of shipwrecks: 23 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Adriana  Chile The cargo ship came ashore at Caniçal, Madeira, Portugal and was wrecked.[300][305]
Lapwing  United Kingdom The coaster sank at Dunoon, Argyllshire.[301]

24 November

List of shipwrecks: 24 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Galleon  United Kingdom The coaster departed Blyth, Northumberland for London. Presumed foundered in the North Sea with the loss of all hands.[306][307]

25 November

List of shipwrecks: 25 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Mahone  United Kingdom The cargo ship came ashore at Codroy, Newfoundland.[295] She was declared a total loss on 2 December.[308]
Santon  United Kingdom The sailing ship came ashore at Donna Nook, Lincolnshire. Her crew were rescued.[303]
Whinstone  United Kingdom The cargo ship came ashore at Donna Nook.[303] She refloated but subsequently foundered off Saltfleet, Lincolnshire.[295]

26 November

List of shipwrecks: 26 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Cornelis  Netherlands The tug was driven ashore at Delfzijl, Groningen. Her crew were rescued.[295]
Ellen Larsen  Weimar Republic The cargo ship was driven ashore on Terschelling, Netherlands. Her crew were rescued.[295] She was refloated on 9 December.[304]

27 November

List of shipwrecks: 27 November 1925
Ship Country Description
La Palma  Spain The cargo ship ran aground at Arrecife, Canary Islands.[309] She was refloated on 14 December.[310]
Sutton  United Kingdom The coaster departed Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire for Antwerp, Belgium.[307] Believed foundered in Cardigan Bay with the loss of all hands. Wreckage from the ship washed up at Penbryn on 1 December.[311]
Valsesia  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, at Point Indio, Argentina.[309] She was refloated on 22 December.[312]

28 November

List of shipwrecks: 28 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Competitor  United Kingdom The cargo ship issued an SOS in the India Ocean 75 nautical miles (139 km) south west of Algoa Bay, South Africa.[309] Believed foundered with the loss of all hands.[306]

29 November

List of shipwrecks: 29 November 1925
Ship Country Description
John C. Meyer  United States The four-masted barquentine came ashore on Libby Island, Maine and was wrecked.[306]
Vestland  Denmark The auxiliary three-masted schooner ran aground off Zoutelande, Netherlands with the loss of a crew member.[309]

30 November

List of shipwrecks: 30 November 1925
Ship Country Description
Marionga Mari  Greece The cargo ship ran aground at Piraeus. She was refloated on 8 December.[313]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date November 1925
Ship Country Description
Cameronia  United Kingdom The ocean liner collided with the steamer Hauk ( Norway).

December

1 December

List of shipwrecks: 1 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Cotopaxi  United States The cargo ship issued a distress signal whilst on a voyage from Charleston, South Carolina to Havana, Cuba. Believed to have foundered on this date with the loss of all 32 crew.
Marion N. Cobb  United States The schooner was abandoned in the Gulf of Mexico (approximately 29°00′00″N 87°00′00″W / 29°N 87°W / 29; -87). Her crew were rescued by the fishing vessel Mary A. Gleason ( United States).[314]

3 December

List of shipwrecks: 3 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Dimitrios Nomicos  Greece The coaster foundered in the Tyrrhenian Sea off Vulcano, Italy.[307]
Halco  United States The coaster came ashore at Aberdeen, Washington and was wrecked.[307]

4 December

List of shipwrecks: 4 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Delhi  United Kingdom The brig was dismasted and sprang a leak in the Andaman Sea and was abandoned. Her crew were rescued by Masirah ( United Kingdom).[315]

5 December

List of shipwrecks: 5 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Sebb  United Kingdom The coaster sank at Lagavulin, Islay.[316]

6 December

List of shipwrecks: 6 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Ashton  United Kingdom The coaster was rammed and sunk by Federal ( United States) in the Scheldt with the loss of four of the ten people on board.[317]
Chatton  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina.[318] She was refloated on 15 December.[310]
Mary Watkinson  United Kingdom The three-masted schooner came ashore south of Flamborough Head, Yorkshire.[318] Her crew were rescued by the Bridlington Lifeboat.[319] She was refloated on 15 December.[310]

7 December

List of shipwrecks: 7 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Airedale  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Saint Lawrence River, Quebec, Canada.[320] She was refloated on 14 December.[321]
Palatino  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship ran aground in the Adriatic Sea whilst on a voyage from Mali Lošinj to Zadar, Yugoslavia.[318] She was refloated on 15 December.[310]

8 December

List of shipwrecks: 8 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Kabinda  Belgium The cargo ship ran aground on the Goodwin Sands, Kent, United Kingdom (51°14′55″N 1°29′12″E / 51.24861°N 1.48667°E / 51.24861; 1.48667). She broke in two on 10 December and was wrecked.[48]

9 December

List of shipwrecks: 9 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Ben Blanche  Isle of Man The coaster was holed and consequently beached at Derbyhaven.[304]
Mercur  Finland The auxiliary schooner came ashore at Husby, Norway and was wrecked.[304]

10 December

List of shipwrecks: 10 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Araya Mendi  Spain The cargo ship ran aground and sank off Ceuta.[322][323]
Bevero  Norway The cargo ship sank in Grønsund, Denmark.[324]

11 December

List of shipwrecks: 11 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Dora  Weimar Republic The cargo ship ran aground 40 nautical miles (74 km) north of Gothenburg, Sweden. Her crew were rescued.[323]
Headlight  United Kingdom The cargo ship arrived at Larne, County Antrim with a fire in her cargo and was beached. She was refloated later that day.[323]
Pamir  United States The tanker was abandoned in the Caribbean Sea with the loss of nine crew.[310] She was subsequently discovered derelict 17 nautical miles (31 km) north west of Maracaibo, Venezuela.[325] Pamir later came ashore on San Carlos Island.[310] She was declared a total loss.[326]

12 December

List of shipwrecks: 12 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Emilia  Kingdom of Italy The sailing ship collided with Texas Maru ( Japan) in the Mediterranean Sea (44°04′N 9°25′E / 44.067°N 9.417°E / 44.067; 9.417) and sank with the loss of two crew.[325]
Thomas Fooks  United Kingdom The cargo ship ran aground in the Bosporus and was a constructive total loss.[325]

13 December

List of shipwrecks: 13 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Berta  Sweden The cargo ship was destroyed by fire at Styrso.[310]
Desirade  France The passenger ship ran aground in the Paraná River, Argentina. Her passengers were taken off.[325] She was refloated the next day.[310]
Vedette  Honduras The passenger ship ran aground at Cape Engaño, Dominican Republic. She was a total loss. Some of her 825 passengers were landed, others were transferred to Belgium Maru ( Japan).[310][326]

15 December

List of shipwrecks: 15 December 1925
Ship Country Description
USS Curlew  United States Navy The Lapwing-class minesweeper ran aground at Point Mosquito, Panama and was wrecked.

16 December

List of shipwrecks: 16 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Miyo Maru  Japan The coaster came ashore at Hakodate and was wrecked.[326]

17 December

List of shipwrecks: 17 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Harparkes  United Kingdom The coaster struck rocks off "Gorsegain" and was beached.[326]
Inga Kunstmann  Weimar Republic The coaster collided with Rhodesia ( Denmark) at Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein and sank. Her crew were rescued.[326][327]

18 December

List of shipwrecks: 18 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Archangelos  Greece The cargo ship collided with Danubian ( United Kingdom) in the Danube at Galaţi, Romania and ran aground.[327] She was refloated on 20 December.[312]
Busen VII  Norway The whaler ran aground on the Melenara Reef, off the Canary Islands and was wrecked.[327]
John Morrison  United Kingdom The barquentine sprang a leak and was abandoned off Wicklow Head, Ireland.[328]

20 December

List of shipwrecks: 20 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Amble  United Kingdom The cargo ship came ashore at Alnmouth, Northumberland.[328] She was refloated on 30 December and beached.[329]
Marina  Kingdom of Italy The cargo ship sprang a leak and was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean (39°35′N 36°20′W / 39.583°N 36.333°W / 39.583; -36.333). Seventeen of her 35 crew were rescued by C.I.P. ( France).[330]
Wearsider  United Kingdom The cargo ship foundered in the North Sea 7 nautical miles (13 km) east of Coquet Island, Northumberland.[312]

21 December

List of shipwrecks: 21 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Ataka Maru  Japan The cargo ship ran aground on Russky Island, Soviet Union.[331] She was expected to remain ashore for several months.[332]
Chiyoda Maru  Japan The cargo ship foundered off Hakodate with the loss of all but one of her crew.[332]
Dallington  United Kingdom The cargo ship was driven ashore at Seville, Andalusia, Spain.[312] She was refloated on 30 December.[333]

22 December

List of shipwrecks: 22 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Lily  Finland The cargo ship ran aground on Öland, Sweden.[312] She was refloated on 27 December but sank the next day whilst under tow. Her crew were rescued.[154]

23 December

List of shipwrecks: 23 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Masaki Maru  Japan The cargo ship foundered off Hakodate.[330]
Tomifuku Maru  Japan The cargo ship foundered off Hakodate.[330]

24 December

List of shipwrecks: 24 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Arthur D. Storet  United Kingdom The schooner was driven ashore at Greenspond, Newfoundland and was wrecked.[332]

25 December

List of shipwrecks: 25 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Fortune  France The tug was abandoned in the Indian Ocean (approximately 17°00′00″S 152°00′00″W / 17°S 152°W / -17; -152).[332]

27 December

List of shipwrecks: 27 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Cowichan  United Kingdom The passenger ship collided with Lady Cynthia ( United Kingdom) off the coast of British Columbia, Canada and sank. All 45 people on board were rescued by Lady Cynthia.
Edward J. Lawrence  United States The six-masted schooner was destroyed by fire at Portland, Maine.[334]

28 December

List of shipwrecks: 28 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Oceana  Hungary The cargo ship collided with Rinda ( Norway) in the Scheldt and was beached. She was later refloated.[335]

29 December

List of shipwrecks: 29 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Harriet  United Kingdom The schooner came ashore at Esposende, Portugal and was wrecked with the loss of one of her five crew.[329][335]
Tyne Maru  Japan The cargo ship collided with Harada Maru ( Japan) off Shimonoseki and was beached.[336]

30 December

List of shipwrecks: 30 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Comtesse de Flandre  Belgium The cargo ship ran aground at Seven Sisters, East Sussex.[333] Although she was declared a constructive total loss, Comtesse de Flandre was refloated on 14 March 1926. She was sold, repaired and returned to service.[48]
Covadonga  Spain The cargo ship foundered at Gijón.[337]

31 December

List of shipwrecks: 31 December 1925
Ship Country Description
Atlantic  United States The four-masted schooner came ashore at Guárico Point, Cuba. Her crew were rescued.[338]
Lady McCullum  United Kingdom The passenger ship struck a rock and foundered in the Indian Ocean off Poolavi Point, Ceylon with the loss of four lives.[339][340]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1925
Ship Country Description
Poseidon  Weimar Republic The cargo ship foundered in the Baltic Sea off Gotland, Sweden. All fourteen crew were rescued by three people drowned whilst attempting the rescued.[341]
Trieux  France The schooner was abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean off Oporto, Portugal. Her seven crew were rescued by Nestlea ( United Kingdom) and landed at Falmouth, Cornwall on 26 December.[332]

Unknown date

List of shipwrecks: Unknown date 1925
Ship Country Description
Celtic  United Kingdom The ocean liner collided with Hampshire Coast ( United Kingdom) in the Mersey.
Croix  France The cargo ship foundered in the North Sea off Hoek van Holland, Netherlands. A box containing the ship's papers washed up at Havre des Pas, Jersey, Channel Islands in May.[342]

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