MHG49189 - Unknown: Sandside Bay, Pentland Firth


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (14/05/2007 10:42:30)
NC96NE 8011 c. 963 657
N58 34 W3 47

NLO: Sandside Bay [name: ND 963 657]
Thurso [name: ND 115 687]
Pentland Firth [name centred ND 35 81].

For the discovery of wreckage (possibly from this wreck), see ND07SW 8008.

Thurso, 10th Sept. Part of the masts of a vessel standing out of the water, has been discovered in Sandside Bay.
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 10,453, London, Friday September 17 1847.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 8216).

The location assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998),
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 25 November 2005.

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Grid reference Centred NC 962 656 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC96NE

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