MHG49926 - Leeuw: Nairn, Moray Firth


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (13/10/2006 10:08:27)
NH85NE 8007 unlocated

NLO: Nairn [name: NH 885 567].

Possibly on map sheet NH95NW.

Banff, 7th Dec. The LEEUW, of Schiedam, from Memel to Liverpool, is on shore at Nairn, and it is feared will go to pieces.
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 13,323, London, Thursday December 11 1856.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 9294).

The map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), presumably suggesting her successful recovery.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 13 October 2006.

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No mapped location recorded.


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