The Eleanor wrecked while it was crossing the bar on what later became known as the Annabella Bank in Durban Port. Reportedly, the ship wrecked as a result of carelessness but, fortunately, no lives were lost in the event.
Sources are conflicted about the exact date on which the vessel wrecked.
- Jacob Vermaas.
Schoener in stormweer.
- Lesa la Grange, Martijn Manders, Briege Williams, John Gribble and Leon Derksen (2024).
Dutch Shipwrecks in South African Waters: A Brief History of Sites, Stores and Archives [Unpublished].
- SAHRA Database.