MHG50160 - Elizabeth Mckenzie: Atlantic


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • CRAFT (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (20/12/2006 13:11:39)
NC27NE 8027 unlocated

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

Scrabster, 18th Apl. The ELIZABETH MCKENZIE, McKenzie, of Inverness, which sailed hence 5th Apl., was reported seen to go down with all hands off Cape Wrath.
Source: LL, No. 14,989, London, Tuesday, April 22 1862.

Aberdeen, 30th Apl. The ELIZABETH MCKENZIE, McKenzie, from Scrabster to Ullapool, with potatoes, went down with all hands 12th Apl., a little to the E of Cape Wrath.
Source: LL, No. 14,997, London, Thursday, May 1 1862.

NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 10222).

(No classifcation or cargo specified: date of loss cited as 12 April 1862). Elizabeth McKenzie: this vessel foundered a little to the E of Cape Wrath. Capt. McKenzie.
(Location of loss cited as N58 37.5 W4 59.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 20 December 2006.

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