MHG50052 - Dee: Staxigoe, North Sea


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SLOOP (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (23/11/2006 15:39:46)
ND35SE 8116 c. 38 52
N58 27 W3 4

NLO: Staxigoe [name: ND 384 525]
Wick [name: ND 361 508]
Wick Bay [name centred ND 376 506].

Wick, 18th Aug. The DEE (sloop), of Ramsay, with herrings, had to be scuttled at Staxigo [Staxigoe] to save her.
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 14,471, London, Tuesday August 21 1860.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 9857).

The location assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), possibly suggesting her successful recovery.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 3 November 2006.

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Grid reference Centred ND 38 51 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND35SE
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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