MHG50209 - Fowey: Isle Of Ewe, Loch Ewe


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SLOOP (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (03/01/2007 12:09:26)
NG88NW 8007 c. 84 88
N57 50 W5 38

NLO: Isle of Ewe [name centred NG 850 883]
Loch Ewe [name centred NG 84 86].

Possibly on map sheet NG88NE.

Stornoway, 16th Jan. The FOWEY (sloop), Beaton, from Ullapool to this port, with herrings, salt, and empty barrels, drove ashore, 1st Dec., at the Isle of Ewe, County Ross, filled and sunk: crew saved.
Source: Additional Intelligence, LL, No. 16,779, London, Thursday, January 23 [1867].
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 11343).

(Classified as smack, with cargo of herring, salt and barrels: date of loss cited as 1 December 1867). Fowey: this vessel stranded at Isle of Ewe, Ross, and sanK. Capt. Beaton.
Registration: Stornoway. Built 1808. 24 tons burthern. Length: 12m. Beam: 4m.
(Location of loss cited as N57 50.0 W5 38.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 3 January 2007.

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Grid reference Centred NG 83 88 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG88NW

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