MHG49811 - Margaret Hanson (possibly): Sandside, Pentland Firth


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (20/09/2006 16:47:37)
NC96NE 8012 c. 96 65
N58 34 W3 47

See also NC03SW 8004.

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

(No classification specified: cargo cited as fruit, and date of loss as 4 November 1851). Margaret Hanson (possibly): wreckage and cargo washed ashore at Sandside, on the West [North] side of Sutherland. Registration: Sunderland.
(Location of loss cited as N58 34.0 W3 46.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The map sheet and quasi-administrative area assigned to this record are essentially arbitrary. The vessel presumably foundered out at sea, possibly beyond Scottish waters.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 20 September 2006.

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Grid reference Centred NC 96 65 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC96NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND

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