MHG27601 - Normannvik: Minch


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Type and Period (1)

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

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NB83SW 8000 8158 3097
N58 12.8 W5 43.1

Formerly NB83SW 1

NORMANNVIK, Norwegian motor vessel, en route from Norway to Runcorn with a cargo of Felspar (stone). In heavy seas on 18 Jan 1970, the cargo shifted and the vessel capsized and sank. Wreck lies orientated WNW/ESE, least depth of 69m in a general depth of 86m.
Source; Baird 1995

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Grid reference Centred NB 8157 3097 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NB83SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ASSYNT

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