MHG47574 - Spica Gre: North Sea


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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: (14/01/2005)
ND36NE 8016 unlocated

NLO: Freswick Bay [name: ND 383 675]
Wick [name: ND 362 508]
Pentland Firth [name centred ND 35 81].

See also NH89NW 8002.

Wick, 23rd Dec., a nameboard, marked "SPICA GRE" has been picked up at Freswick, and one marked "ANNA" at Golspie.
Source: Shipping Intelligence, LL, No. 19,556, London, Thursday December 28 1876.
NMRS, MS/829/70 (no. 4548).

The m,ap sheet and quasi-administrative area assigned to this record are arbitrary, being derived from the cited location of discovery of wreckage. The vessel presumably foundered out at sea, possibly beyond Scottish waters.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998).
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 7 October 2004.

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