MHG50211 - Jessie: Hilton Of Cadboll, North Sea


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SMACK (Unknown date)

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  • None recorded

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NMRS Report: (04/01/2007 11:20:07)
NH87NE 8005 c. 87 76
N57 46 W3 54

NLO: Hilton of Cadboll [name: NH 873 767]
Cromarty [name: NH 786 677].

Portmahomack, 5th Oct. The JESSIE (smack), of Peterhead, Noble, from Brora to Bo'ness, in ballast, struck on the rocks at Hilton [of Cadboll], 29th Sept., and became a total wreck: crew saved.
Source: Additional Intelligence, LL, No. 17,000, London, Thursday, October 8 [1868].
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 11504).

(Classified as smack, in ballast: date of loss cited as 29 September 1868). Jessie: this vessel was wrecked at Hilton, Cromarty. Capt. Noble. Registration: Peterhead.
(Location of loss cited as N57 35.5 W3 56.0).
I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative. Hilton of Cadboll harbour (NH87NE 18) is at NH 8723 7631.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 4 January 2007.

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Grid reference Centred NH 86 76 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH87NE

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