MHG46736 - Rambler: Eilean Rubha An Ridire, Sound Of Mull
No summary available.
Type and Period (1)
- WRECK (Undated)
- None recorded
NMRS Report: (12/04/2005)
NM74SW 8013 c. 725 405
N56 30.1 W5 41.8
Formerly entered as NM83SE 8017 at cited location NM c. 85 30 [N56 25 W5 29] and within the quasi-administrative area designated as Maritime - Argyll and Bute.
NLO: Eilean Rubha an Ridire [name: NM 725 405]
Sound of Mull [name centred NM 58 46]
Oban [name: NM 862 303]
Firth of Lorn [name centred NM 69 19].
Greenock, 27th Sept. 'The RAMBLER of Peterhead, Duncan, from Archangel to Wigton, ran on shore 23d instant, upon the Rudder Isles, in the Sound of Mull, fell over and bilged: cargo discharging.'
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 5947, London, Friday October 1 1824.
Oban, 1st Oct.. 'On the 23d ulto., the RAMBLER of Peterhead, Lunnan, from Archangel to the Solway Frith [Firth], struck upon a rock in the Sound of Mull, but after discharging part of her cargo was got off, and brought in here on the 26th in a leaky state.'
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 5948, London, Tuesday October 5 1824.
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 6369).
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), presumably on account of her successful recovery.
The 'Rudder Isles' are presumably to be equated with the Eilean Rubha an Ridire, which form a major hazard to navigation on the northern side of the eastern entrance to the Sound.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 12 April 2005.
|Grid reference||Centred NM 72 40 (20m by 20m)|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/253022 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
Comments and Feedback
Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.