MHG47534 - Unknown: North Sea


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (24/09/2004)
ND36SE 8016 unlocated

See also ND23SW 8007 and ND36NE 8013, 8017 and 8018.

NLO: Keiss [name: ND 347 612]
Keiss Castle [name: ND 356 617]
Sinclair's Bay [name centred ND 37 56]
Wick [name: ND 362 508]
Wick Bay [name centred ND 376 506].

Wick, 26th Oct., a nameboard, marked "EMANUEL, Chris" (latter part broken off) has been picked up at Keiss, and another, marked "ELMA, Fogelvick", at Frewick [Freswick].
Source: Shipping Intelligence, LL, No. 19,194, London, Friday October 29 1875.

Aberdeen, 29th Oct., large quantities of wreck have come ashore today, at Keiss and at Wick, and three nameboards have been picked up. The first is marked "EMMANUEL, of Christiansund". The second "TISKEBACKSKIL", and third "CAMMERVIFUR". The coast is strewn with spars, sails and rigging and vast quantities of cargo, chiefly deals and manufactured wood. [Record received incomplete].

NMRS, MS/829/70 (no. 4267).

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

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