MHG47401 - Flower: North Sea


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • LUGGER (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (20/12/2006 15:27:35)
NH89SW 8001 unlocated

NLO: Embo [name: NH 818 928].

7 May 1884, FLOWER, 1 yr old, not registered, wooden lugger, 4 tons, 5 crew, Master A. Cumming, Owner W. Mackay, Wick, departed Embo, Sutherlandshire, for fishing, in ballast, capsized, 5 lives lost, wind SE7, total loss, off Embo, Co. Sutherland.
Source: PP Abstracts Returns of Wrecks and Casualties on Coasts of the UK 1883-84 (1884-85 [C.4493] LXX.421).
NMRS, MS/829/69 (no. 3501).

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), 14 July 2004.

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