MHG48551 - Unknown: Cape Wrath, Atlantic


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (17/07/2006 15:31:36)
NC27NE 8019 c. 256 750
N58 37.7 W5 0.3

NLO: Cape Wrath [name: NC 256 750]
Pentland Firth [name centred ND 35 81].

Thurso, 13th Dec. `There is a Russian vessel on shore at Cape Wrath, loaded with hemp and tallow: one man saved out of 15. The ship is gone to pieces.'
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 7013, London, Friday December 19 1834.
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 6987).

The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998).
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 14 June 2005.

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Grid reference Centred NC 256 750 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC27NE

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