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Date September 1868

Event ID 557427

Category Documentary Reference

Type Loss


Kyleakin, 28th Sept. The CYMRIE LLOYD (smk), of Stornoway, while running for the harbour of Broadford, on the 23rd Sept., missed the entrance, came on shore at the Millburn, and sustained considerable damage.

Source: LL, No. 16,996, London, Saturday, October 3 1868.

NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 11500).

(Classified as sloop: no cargo specified, but date of loss cited as September 1868). Cynnie Lloyd (Cynric Lloyd?): this vessel was wrecked [stranded] at Broadford.

Registration: Stornoway. Built 1843, 15 tons burthern. Length: 10m. Beam: 3m.

(location of loss cited as N57 15.0 W5 54.0).

I G Whittaker 1998.

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