Grateful: Old Man Of Stoer, North Minch

Drifter (20th Century)

Site Name Grateful: Old Man Of Stoer, North Minch

Classification Drifter (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Point Of Stoer; Atlantic; Grateful

Canmore ID 296143

Site Number NC03NW 8004

NGR NC 016 352

NGR Description NC c. 016 352

Datum Datum not recorded

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Maritime - Highland
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Maritime
  • Former County Not Applicable

Archaeology Notes

NC03NW 8004 c. 016 352

N58 15.7 W5 22.9

NLO: Point of Stoer [name: NC 022 356]

Old Man of Stoer [name: NC 016 352].

(Classified as Drifter: no cargo specified, but date of loss cited as 17 February 1953). Grateful: this vessel was wrecked at Old Man of Stoer.

Registration: Fraserburgh.

(Location of loss cited as N58 15.75 W5 23.0).

I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative, being derived from the unverified location that is cited by Whittaker. The vessel presumably stranded, and may have been a fishing vessel.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 28 August 2008.



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