MHG54805 - Unknown: Lybster, 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:
ND23SW 8023 c. 24 34
N58 17 W3 18
NLO: Lybster [name: ND 248 355]
Lybster Bay [name centred ND 248 345].
Possibly on map sheets ND23NE, ND23SE or ND34SW.
(Classified as brigantine, with cargo of salt: date of loss cited as 1788). Unknown: this vessel was lost at Lybster.
(Location of loss cited as N58 17.50 W3 17.50).
I G Whittaker 1998.
The location assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary. The loss of this vessel may have occurred within the area of map sheets ND23NE, ND23SE or ND34SW.
This vessel apparently stranded.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 5 January 2011. <1>

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Grid reference ND 2399 3399 (point) Approximate. Point generated from 2011 NMRS download data
Map sheet ND23SW
Geographical Area MARITIME

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