MHG47314 - William: Isle Martin, North Minch


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (30/09/2005)
NH09NE 8001 c. 09 99
N57 56 W5 14

NLO: Isle Martin [name centred NH 095 995].

Possibly on map sheets NC00SE or NH19NW.

Ullapool, 11th Nov. 'The WILLIAM, Gillies, of Glasgow, took fire at the Isle of Martin, 11th inst., and will be a total loss.'
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 9573, London, Friday November 15 1844.
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 7899).

(No classification or cargo specified: date of loss cited as 11 November 1844). William: this vessel took fire at Isle of Martin [Isle Martin] and will be a total loss. Capt. Gilles. Registration: Glasgow.
(Location of loss cited as N57 56.5 W5 13.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

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Grid reference Centred NH 09 98 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH09NE

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