MHG50149 - Jeanne: Cape Wrath, Atlantic


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

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NMRS Report: (18/12/2006 11:55:37)
NC27NE 8026 unlocated

NLO: Cape Wrath [name: ND 256 750]
Pentland Firth [name centred ND 35 81].

Wick, 7th Apl. The JEANNE (ship), of Dunkirk, has been totally wrecked a few miles from Cape Wrath: no trace of the crew: cargo, provisions, &c., partly saved.
Source: Additional Intelligence, LL, No. 17,153, London, Wednesday, April 7 [1869].
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 11632).

(Classified as [full-rigged] ship, with cargo of provisions and brandy: date of loss cited as 6 April 1869). Jeanne: total wreck a few miles from Cape Wrath. Registration: Dunkirk.
(Location of loss cited as N58 38.0 W5 0.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The map sheet assigned to this record is arbitrary.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 18 December 2006.

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