MHG46864 - Rose: Sound Of Raasay

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  • WRECK (Undated)

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NMRS Report: (21/11/2005)
NG53SE 8003 unlocated

NLO: Isle of Raasay [name centred NG 56 41]
Sound of Raasay [name centred NG 55 55]
Portree [name: NG 483 437].

7th February 1885, ROSE, age unknown, not registered, wooden lugger, unknown tonnage, say 2 tons, 3 crew. Departed Raasay Island for fishing, in ballast. Capsized, 3 lives lost. Wind W squally. Between Portree and Raasay, Co. Inverness.
Source: PP Abstracts of Shipping Casualties on Coasts, or in Rivers and Harbours of the UK July 1884-85 (1887 [C.5094] LXXIV.247).
NMRS, MS/829/68 (no. 1991).

(Classified as lugger: date of loss cited as 7 February 1885). Rose: this vessel capsized between Portree and Raasay.
Not registered. 2 tons [unspecified].
(Location of loss cited as N57 25.0 W6 6.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 27 January 2004.




<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 253848 (Dataset). SHG24123.

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