MHG48547 - Unknown: Loch Eriboll, Atlantic


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SCHOONER (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (14/06/2005)
NC46SE 8020 unlocated

NLO: Loch Eriboll [name centred NC 44 60]
Pentland Firth [name centred ND 35 81].

A large schooner belonging to Dundee, laden with herrings, from Wick to Ireland, was driven on shore in Loch Erribol, during a heavy gale 5th inst., and much damaged, but expected to be got off. Cargo saved.
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 6936, London, Tuesday March 25 1834.
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 6936).

The map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), suggesting her successful recovery.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 14 June 2005.

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