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Evidence Of Loss

Date 3 August 1867

Event ID 570529

Category Recording

Type Evidence Of Loss


Scrabster, 4th Aug. The FRIENDS, Murray, of and for Wick, from Stornoway, with salt and empty barrels, was abandoned yesterday off Halbom head {Holborn Head]: master and 2 men saved.

Source: LL, No. 16,635, London, Wednesday, August, 7 1867.

NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 11265).

(Classified as smack: no cargo specified, but date cited as 3 August 1867). Friends: this vessel was abandoned off Holborn Head. Capt. Murray.

Registration: wick. 29nrt.

(Location of loss cited as N58 40.0 W3 35.0).

I G Whittaker 1998.

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