MHG27592 - Dunvegan Castle: Dunvegan Head, Duirinish


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Type and Period (1)

  • WRECK (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NG15NE 8000 1730 5670
N57 30.7 W6 43.7

Iron steamship, DUNVEGAN CASTLE, ran ashore on Dunvegan Point, wind NW 12, on 21 October 1874, departed Tarbert for Glasgow, general cargo and six passengers. 'Highlander' newspaper of 11 September 1875 reports the wreck has been removed.
Source; Baird 1995

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Grid reference Centred NG 1730 5670 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG15NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish DUIRINISH

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