MHG54691 - Guide Me: Staxigoe, North Sea


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Type and Period (1)

  • WRECK (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

RCAHMS Canmore description:
ND35SE 8131 c. 38 52
N58 27 W3 4
NLO: Staxigoe [name: ND 384 525].
(Classified as Auxiliary Lugsail [lugger]: no cargo specified, but registration cited as WK 173 and date of loss as June 1945). Guide Me: this vessel sank at Staxigoe. Capt. Flitt.
Registration: Wick. Built 1900. 37grt. Length: 23m. Beam: 5m.
(Location of loss cited as N58 27.50 W3 3.00).
I G Whittaker 1998.
The location assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary. It remains unclear whether this vessel stranded or foundered, or where she was lost relative to the village. Staxigoe harbour (ND35SE 65) is at ND 38521 52511.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 23 November 2010. <1>

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Grid reference ND 3800 5200 (point) Approximate. Point generated from 2011 NMRS download data
Map sheet ND35SE
Geographical Area MARITIME

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