MHG49990 - John Duncan: Wick Harbour, North Sea


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SMACK (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (30/10/2006 17:13:38)
ND35SE 8113 c. 368 509
N58 26.5 W3 5

NLO: Wick Bay [name centred ND 376 506]
Wick [name: ND 362 508].

Wick, 19th Mar. The JOHN DUNCAN (smack), of Banff, with meal, was driven on shore here from her moorings in the harbour, 5th Mar.: part of cargo being landed.
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 13,719, London, Tuesday March 23 1858.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 9491).

The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), presumably confirming her successful recovery.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 30 October 2006.

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Grid reference Centred ND 367 509 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND35SE
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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