MHG49215 - Rover's Bride: Camus Croise, Skye, Sound Of Sleat


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SMACK (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (29/11/2005)
NG61SE 8001 c. 699 113
N57 8.1 W5 48.2

NLO: Camus Croise [name centred NG 699 113]
Camuscross [name: NG 699 116].

Isle Ornsay, (Skye), 14th Dec. The smack ROVER'S BRIDE, Kerr, of Inverness, from Loch Inver to the Clyde, (with tallow) was driven on the rocks in Camiscross [Camascross] bay [Camus Croise], 11th inst.
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 10,532, London, Saturday December 18 1847.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 8268).

The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), possibly suggesting her successful recovery.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 29 November 2005.

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Grid reference Centred NG 698 113 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG61SE

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