MHG48549 - Jean: Wick Bay, North Sea


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (19/08/2005)
ND35SE 8098 c. 376 506
N58 26.4 W3 4.1

NLO: Wick Bay [name centred ND 376 506]
Wick [name: ND 362 508].

Wick, 5th Sept. `The JEAN, of Belfast, supposed to be bound to Shetland, was stranded yesterday afternoon on the north side of Wick Bay, but during the night she slipped off, and is now under water.¿
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 6985, London, Friday September 12 1834.
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 6950).

(No classification or cargo specified: date of loss cited as 9 September 1834). Jean: this vessel stranded in Wick Bay.
(Location of loss cited as N58 26.33 W3 4.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is tentative.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 14 June 2005.

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

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