MHG50185 - Elizabeth: North Sea


No summary available.

Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SMACK (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (22/12/2006 11:54:22)
ND90SE 8007 unlocated

NLO: Thurso [name: ND 115 687]
Portsoy [name: NJ 590 665]
Pentland Firth [name centred ND 35 81].

Scrabster, 27th Nov. The ELIZABETH (smack), of Inverness, Morrison, from Thurso to Portsoy, with flagstones, sprung a leak 25th Nov., and sunk.
Source: LL, No. 16,113, London, Friday, December 1 1865.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 10883).

(Classified as smack, with cargo of flagstones: date of loss cited as 25 November 1865). Elizabeth: this vessel foundered between Thurso and Portsoy. Registration: Inverness.
(Location of loss cited as N58 10.0 W3 0.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The map sheet and quasi-administrative area assigned to this record are arbitrary. The location of loss cited by Whittaker remains unverified, but is accepted.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 22 December 2006.

Sources/Archives (1)


No mapped location recorded.


Grid reference Not recorded
Map sheet Not recorded

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

External Links (1)

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.