MHG50145 - Jane Cameron: Lybster, North Sea


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SCHOONER (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (05/01/2007 12:26:11)
ND23SW 8013 c. 24 34
N58 17 W3 18

NLO: Lybster [name: ND 248 355]
Lybster Bay [name centred ND 248 345].

Formerly entered in error as NT29SE 8026 at cited location NT c. 287 920 [N56 6.9 W3 8.8].

Lybster, 16th Sept. The JANE CAMERON (schr.), of Kirkcaldy, Cameron, bound to Rotterdam, with herrings, after being hauled out of the harbour on the 11th Sept., drifted on the rocks to the Eastward, but was assisted off and hauled back into the harbour, making 15 inches water per hour, and with loss of two anchors and rudder unshipped.
Source: Additional Intelligence, LL, No. 16,672, London, Thursday, September, [Record received incomplete].
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 11278).

(Classified as schooner, with cargo of herring: date of loss cited as 11 September 1867). Jane Cameron: this vessel stranded near Lybster. Capt. Cameron. Registration: Kirkcaldy.
(Location of loss cited as N58 17.75 W3 17.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative.
Lybster Harbour (ND23SW 15.00) is centred around ND 24466 34861 .
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 14 December 2006.

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Grid reference Centred ND 245 347 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND23SW

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