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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Celeste

Her cargo of denatured alcohol was intact, and the captain's and crew's personal belongings were undisturbed. None of those who had been on board were ever seen or heard from again. Mary Celeste was built in Spencer's Island, Nova Scotia, and launched under British registration as Amazon, in 1861. She transferred to ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/abandoned-ship-the-mary-celeste-174488104

What really happened aboard the Mary Celeste? More than a century after her crew went missing, a scenario is emerging.

www.history.com/news/ask-history/what-happened-to-the-mary-celeste

Jul 21, 2015 ... On November 7, 1872, the 282-ton brigantine Mary Celeste set sail from New York Harbor on its way to Genoa, Italy. On board were the ship's ...

www.smithsonianchannel.com/shows/the-true-story-of-the-mary-celeste/0/130102

On December 4, 1872, the unmanned Mary Celeste was found adrift in the Atlantic with its cargo fully intact. The mystery of this "ghost ship" remained unanswered for over 135 years. What happened to the Mary Celeste is widely regarded as the most famous mystery of the sea. Watch it unfold to its stunning conclusion, ...

www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/radiotonic/the-mystery-of-the-mary-celeste...-solved/6573000

Jun 25, 2015 ... More than 140 years after the crew of the Mary Celeste vanished without a trace, Aden Rolfe has recreated their fateful voyage in A Thoroughly Wet Mess, ... There were seven crew members aboard, as well as Captain Benjamin Briggs, his wife and their two-year-old daughter. ... So what happened?

yesterday.uktv.co.uk/blogs/article/5-theories-what-happened-mary-celeste

In 1872, Captain Benjamin Briggs, his family, and a small, trusted crew set sail on a voyage from New York to Genoa on a merchant ship called the Mary Celeste. One month later, the ship was found adrift off the coast of Portugal, with not a soul on board. The riddle of the Mary Celeste has intrigued and mystified ever since, ...

sometimes-interesting.com/2011/06/30/what-happened-to-the-mary-celeste

Jun 30, 2011 ... Merchant vessel Mary Celeste was discovered floating unmanned and abandoned in the Atlantic Ocean on December 4th, 1872. The ship had been at sea for over a month when found, and reportedly still had over six months' worth of food and supplies on board. Cargo and personal belongings of the crew ...

io9.gizmodo.com/what-happened-aboard-historys-most-baffling-ghost-ship-1667518366

Dec 5, 2014 ... When the merchant ship Mary Celeste set sail from New York on November 7, 1872, all signs pointed to an uneventful journey. When it was discovered just under a month later — completely abandoned, yet still in seaworthy condition, and with personal effects from its missing crew intact — it quickly ...

www.ucl.ac.uk/news/news-articles/inthenews/itn060522

May 20, 2006 ... It is a riddle that has fascinated us for more than 100 years – what really happened to the crew of the legendary ghost ship? Now one scientist claims to know. … Attention … focused on the highly volatile cargo. It seemed highly possible that the leaking alcohol caught light, sending Captain Briggs into a ...