MHG48555 - Industry: Eilean Rarsaidh, Loch Hourn, Sound Of Sleat


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  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (15/06/2005)
NG81SW 8001 c. 812 116
N57 8.6 W5 37

NLO: Eilean Rarsaidh [name: NG 812 116]
Loch Hourn [name centred NG 83 08]
Ornsay [name centred NG 710 127].

Isleornsey [Ornsay], 24th Oct. `The INDUSTRY, Boag, from Sligo to London, was abandoned 15th inst., during a gale off this place, her cargo having shifted, and being on her beam ends. She drifted on Rosay [Eilean Rarsaidh], in Lochuirn [Loch Hourn], and sunk near the shore.'
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 6790, London, Tuesday October 30 1832.
NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 7023).

(No classification or cargo specified: date of loss cited as 15 October 1832). Industry: this vessel was abandoned, and drifted ashore on Rosay [Eilean Rarsaidh] in Lochuirn [Loch Hourn], and sank near the shore. [Capt] Boag.
(Location of loss cited as N57 15.0 W5 30.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is that of the final stranding of the vessel, rather than of her abandonment.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 15 June 2005.

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Grid reference Centred NG 812 116 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG81SW

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