MHG47309 - William: Cape Wrath, Atlantic


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (06/04/2005)
NC27NE 8014 unlocated

Not to be confused with NC27NE 8006.

NLO: Cape Wrath [name: NC 256 750]
Pentland Firth [name centred ND 35 81].

The WILLIAM, of and from Gothenburg, Castleton, bound to Alicante, was lost near Cape Wrath 7 inst. Crew saved. Cargo expected to be saved.
Source: The Marine List, LL, London, January 8 1809.
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 6148).

The map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998).
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 7 June 2004.

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