MHG24122 - Majorka: The Minch


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1560 AD to 2100 AD)
  • SAILING VESSEL <BY FORM/TYPE> (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

See also NB16NW0002 for an alternative location for the Majorka
JHooper, 18/9/2002
NC05NE 8000 0852 5779
N 58 28 W 5 17

Formerly NC05NE 8409

Quality of fix = PA
Horizontal Datum = UND

Circumstances of Loss Details
The sailing vessel MAJORKA was torpedoed and sunk by a German submarine.

Hydrographic Office, 1995.

Wreck lies orientated WNW/ESE in 50m, and stands 3.75m of the seabed.
Source; Baird 1995.

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Grid reference Centred NC 0851 5779 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC05NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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