MHG50188 - Catherine: Helmsdale Harbour Entrance, North Sea


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • LUGGER (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (27/12/2006 11:34:42)
ND01NW 8012 c. 029 151
N58 6.9 W3 38.9

NLO: Helmsdale [name: ND 028 153].

Helmsdale, 24th Dec. The CATHERINE (lugger), McKay, from Meikle Ferry to this port, with wood and staves, got ashore here 18th Dec., on the bar: part cargo has been landed.
Source: LL, No. 16,446, London, Friday, December 28 1866.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 11151).

The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), presumably suggesting her successful recovery.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 27 December 2006.

Reference to maritime vessel. Nothing visible during field survey.

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Grid reference Centred ND 028 150 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND01NW

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