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# MV Alta

Last month
December 2022
# Shipwrecked
Ravaged farmland and nightime scavengers: Locals at breaking point over impact of MV Alta
Locals told The Journal their lives had been changed for the worse by the presence of the ship.
Last year
2022
# MV Alta
MV Alta 'ghost ship' splits in two off Cork coast following successive storms
The ship washed ashore in Co Cork during Storm Dennis in February 2020.
All time
# Ghost ship fire
Gardaí launch investigation into cause of fire on MV Alta 'ghost ship'
The fire broke out on Thursday evening and now gardaí believe it was started intentionally.
# Ghost ship
Firefighters substantially extinguish blaze aboard wreck of 'ghost ship' MV Alta
The MV Alta is slowly being ripped apart by waves on the rocks near the village of Ballycotton on the east Cork coast.
The MV Alta is slowly being ripped apart by waves on rocks off the east Cork coast.
Smoke was reported coming from the wreck's bridge earlier today.
MV Alta ghost ship may have been undetected in Irish waters for over a month, marine investigation finds
Public asked to stay away from Cork ghost ship as 'hazardous materials' analysed
# Cork
MV Alta ghost ship may have been undetected in Irish waters for over a month, marine investigation finds
The MV Alta washed ashore in Co Cork during Storm Dennis in February 2020.
# MV Alta
Public asked to stay away from Cork ghost ship as 'hazardous materials' analysed
The MV Alta washed ashore in Co Cork a year ago today during Storm Denis.
# MV Alta
Cork Council warns ghost ship could 'break apart' and seeks State solution for shipwreck
The MV Alta washed ashore in Co Cork during Storm Dennis in February.
# MV Alta
Coast Guard warned ghost ship could be 'pilfered' and urged Council to provide security
The MV Alta washed ashore in Co Cork during Storm Dennis last month.
# MV Alta
Council asks public to stay away as ghost ship on Cork coast 'now essentially empty'
Dozens of barrels of oil were removed by helicopter from the MV Alta.
# MV Alta
'Very little fuel' on board shipwreck that washed ashore in Cork
No final decisions have yet been taken about the future of the vessel.
# alone at sea
From Bermuda to Ballycotton: The long and lonely Atlantic journey of 'ghost ship' the MV Alta
The ship was abandoned some 16 months ago as tropical storm Leslie approached Bermuda.