MHG50231 - Town: Loch Eriboll, Atlantic


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Type and Period (2)

  • WRECK (Undated)
  • SMACK (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (08/01/2007 16:03:54)
NC46SE 8024 unlocated

NLO: Loch Eriboll [name centred NC 44 60]
Pentland Firth [name centred ND 35 81].

Loch Eriboll, 12th Nov. The TOWN (smack), of Wick, Morrison, from this place to Thurso, in ballast, drove ashore 8th Nov.: crew saved.
Source: Additional Intelligence, LL, No. 16,411, London, Friday, November 16 1866.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 11100).

The map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), presumably suggesting her subsequent recovery.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 8 January 2007.

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