MHG48501 - Unknown: Arisaig, Sound Of Arisaig


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (26/05/2005)
NM68NW 8006 unlocated

NLO: Arisaig [name centred NM 66 87]
Sound of Arisaig [name centred NM 65 80].

Aberdeen, 8th Feb [1834]. `In the West Highlands there has been a succession of gales or hurricanes from W. and S.W. A brig from Sligo, with oats, was wrecked at Arisaig about Monday week. At the port of Scavaig [possibly in Irish waters] some boats have come on shore with several trunks with wearing apparel, and foreign money.' [Report received incomplete].
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 6917).

The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), and the map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 25 May 2005.

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