MHG24292 - Stina: Sea of the Hebrides


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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

NM28SW 8000 2222 8166
N 56 48 W 6 30

Formerly NM28SW 1 (8576)

Quality of fix = PA
Horizontal Datum = OGB

Circumstances of Loss Details
The steamship STINA was captured by a German submarine, and then sunk 8 miles N by E from Cairns of Coll.

Surveying Details
4 March 1918. The STINA was seen to explode but not sink 8 miles N by E from the Cairns of Coll.

3 March 1918. The vessel's approximate position was 56 48 00N, 006 30 00W Report by Royal Airforce, Stornoway.

8 April 1918. The wreck's position is given as 8 miles N of the Cairns of Coll.

22 March 1919. The wreck's position is given as 56 48 00N, 006 30 00W.

Hydrographic Office, 1995.

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Grid reference Centred NM 2221 8166 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM28SW
Civil Parish SMALL ISLES
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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