MHG54796 - Betsy: East Clyth, North Sea


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Type and Period (1)

  • WRECK (18th Century - 1701 AD to 1800 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

RCAHMS Canmore description:
ND33NW 8004 c. 31 38
N58 20 W3 11
NLO: East Clyth [name: ND 306 394].
(Classified as sloop, with cargo of fish: date of loss cited as 15 September 1786). Betsy: this vessel was wrecked at Easter Clyth. Capt. Leith.
Registration: Wick.
(Location of loss cited as N58 20.00 W3 10.00).
I G Whittaker 1998.
The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative. East or Easter Clyth (ND33NW 26) is centred at ND 3015 3960.
This vessel evidently stranded.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 23 December 2010. <1>

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Grid reference ND 3100 3799 (point) Approximate. Point generated from 2011 NMRS download data
Map sheet ND33NW
Geographical Area MARITIME

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