MHG24139 - Valonia: Eilean an Roin Beag, Minch


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Post Medieval to 21st Century - 1560 AD to 2100 AD)
  • (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The NGR given in the Highland Council Maritime Database is NC 1996 5792, which does fall on the shoreline.
JHooper, 18/9/2002
NC25NW 8001 2004 5787
N 58 28.33 W 5 5.16

Formerly NC25NW 8462

Horizontal Datum = OGB

Circumstances of Loss Details
6 October 1975. The motor fishing vessel VALONIA has gone ashore 1 mile north of Kinlochbervie, south of Cape Wrath. The crew are safe. The vessel is filling with water and likely to be a total loss.
Source; Lloyd's List, 4 October 1975.

Hydrographic Office 1195.

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Grid reference Centred NC 2003 5787 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC25NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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