MHG49027 - Imperial: Lochinver, North Minch


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Type and Period (1)

  • WRECK (Undated)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (14/11/2005)
NC02SE 8005 c. 09 22
N58 9 W5 15

NLO: Loch Inver [name centred NC 075 219]
Lochinver [name: NC 093 225].

Possibly on map sheet NC12SW.

Lochinvar [Lochinver], 22nd Oct. `The smack IMPERIAL, laden with barley and salt, is totally wrecked: crew saved.'
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 9872, London, Monday November 3 1845.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 8023).

(Classified as smack, with cargo of barley and salt: date of loss cited as 20 October 1995). Imperial: this vessel was wrecked near Lochinver.
(Location of loss cited as N58 10.0 W5 20.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The location and map sheet assigned to this record are essentially tentative.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 14 November 2005.

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Grid reference Centred NC 07 21 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC02SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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