MHG50200 - Lady Middleton: Little Minch


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SCHOONER (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (28/12/2006 16:46:09)
NG26NE 8002 unlocated

NLO: Loch Snizort [name centred NG 32 61].

Possibly on map sheet NG36NW.

Inverness, 15th May. The LADY MIDDLETON (schnr.), of Perth, McKenzie, from Newcastle to Dublin, with coals, sunk off the mouth of Loch Snizort, 5th May, having struck on a sunken rock: crew saved.
Source: LL, No. 16,880, London, Thursday, May 21 1868.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 11446).

(Classified as schooner, with cargo of coal: date of loss cited as 5 May 1868). Lady Middleton: this vessel sank off the mouth of Loch Snizort. Capt. McKenzie.
Registration: Perth. Built 1867. 98grt. Length: 24m. Beam: 6m.
(Location of loss cited as N57 33.0 W6 25.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 28 December 2006.

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