MHG48497 - Oak: Portmahomack, Dornoch Firth

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  • WRECK (Undated)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (05/03/2007 16:05:20)
NH98SW 8007 c. 90 84
N57 50 W3 51

NLO: Portmahomack [name: NH 905 844]
Dornoch [name: NH 798 895]
Dornoch Firth [name centred NH 87 89].

Possibly on map sheets NS88SE or NH98NW.

Leith, 17th Jan. `The OAK, Annal, from this port to Inverness, was wrecked 11th inst., near Portmahomock [Portmahomack].'
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 6918, London, Tuesday January 21 1834.
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 6912).

(Classified as smack: no cargo specified, but date of loss cited as 11 January 1834). Oak: this vessel was wrecked in the bay at Portmahomack. Capt. Annal.
Registration: Inverness. Built 1826. 72 tons burthern. Length: 16m. Beam: 5m.
(Location of loss cited as N57 50.25 W3 50.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.




<1> RCAHMS, 02/2008, Annual update from Canmore, 272633 (Dataset). SHG24123.

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Location

Grid reference NH 90 84 (point)
Map sheet NH98SW

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