MHG50074 - Mary: Scourie, North Minch


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SMACK (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (30/11/2006 14:58:51)
NC14NW 8006 c. 14 45
N58 21 W5 11

NLO: Scourie [name: NC 157 447]
Scourie Bay [name centred NC 145 454].

Possibly on map sheets NC14NE, NC14SW or NC14SE.

Scourie, (near Wick), 10th Oct. The MARY (smack), of Inverness, McLeod, from Portsoy to Rispond and this place, with timber, dragged her anchor and went ashore here 3rd Oct.: cargo landed: crew saved.
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 14,521, London, Thursday October 18 1860.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 9933).

The location assigned to this loss is essentially tentative.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), possibly suggesting her successful recovery.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 30 November 2006.

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Grid reference Centred NC 13 45 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC14NW

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