MHG47533 - Lily: Lybster, North Sea


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (16/05/2007 10:08:34)
ND23SW 8007 c. 24 34
N58 17 W3 18

NLO: Lybster [name: ND 248 355]
Lybster Bay [name centred ND 248 345]
Auckengill [name: ND 370 643]
Wick [name: ND 362 508].

Location formerly cited as ND 24 35.

Possibly on map sheets ND23NE, ND23SE or ND34SW.

See also ND36SW 8016, 8017 and 8018.

Glasgow, 27th Oct., a lifebuoy, with the word "LILY" on it has been found near Lybster.
Source: Shipping Intelligence, LL, No. 19,194, London, Friday October 29 1875.

Wick, 30th Oct., a lifebuoy, marked "LILIE", has been picked up at Forse: a headboard, about nine feet long, marked "COMMEWYNE", at Auckingill [Auckengill]: and [Record received incomplete].

NMRS, MS/829/70 (no. 4265).

The map sheet assigned to this record is arbitrary, being derived from the reported locations of discovery of wreckage. Auckengill lies inland.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998).
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 23 September 2004.

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Grid reference Centred ND 24 33 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND23SW

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