MHG48502 - George Sinclair: Wick Bay, 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: (26/05/2005)
ND35SE 8097 c. 376 506
N58 26.4 W3 4.1

NLO: Wick Bay [name centred ND 376 506].

Wick, 3d March. `The GEORGE SINCLAIR, Pring, from London to this port, was driven on shore on the North side of this Bay this morning, and is full of water. Part of the cargo saved in a damaged state.¿
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 6932, London, Tuesday March 11 1834.
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 6926).

(No classification or cargo specified: date of loss cited as 3 March 1834). George Sinclair: this vessel stranded on the North side of Wick Bay. Capt. Pring. Registration: British.
(Location of loss cited as N58 26.5 W3 5.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is tentative.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 26 May 2005.

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Grid reference Centred ND 376 506 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND35SE

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