MHG54804 - Favourite: Lybster Harbour Entrance, 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:
ND23SW 8022 c. 245 348
N58 17.7 W3 17.3
NLO: Lybster [name: ND 248 355]
Lybster Bay [name centred ND 248 345]
Wick [name: ND 362 508].
(Classified as wooden lugger, in ballast: date of loss cited as 16 February 1906). Favourite: this vessel stranded [at the] entrance to Lybster Harbour. Capt. Cormack.
Not registered. 10 tons [unspecified].
(Location of loss cited as N58 17.67 W3 17.00).
I G Whittaker 1998.
The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative. Lybster harbour (ND23SW 15) is centred at ND 2446 3490 and extends from ND 2446 3499 to ND 2452 3478.
The remains of the vessel were presumably removed without delay from this constrained location.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 5 January 2011. <1>

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Grid reference ND 2449 3479 (point) Approximate. Point generated from 2011 NMRS download data
Map sheet ND23SW
Geographical Area MARITIME

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