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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 709738

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


NM15SW 8010 c. 13 52

N56 34 W6 40

NLO: Crossapol [name: NM 127 531]

Crossapol Bay [name centred NM 139 526]

Coll [name centred NM 20 57]

Tiree [name centred NM 00 45].

(Classified as wooden barque, with cargo of cotton, cloths and linen: date of loss cited as 19 July 1850). Mandane: this vessel was wrecked sixty yards off Crosspoll [Crossapol], on the W side of Coll. Capt. Hutchinson.. (19/8/1850?)

Registration: Sunderland. Built 1837. 360 tons burthern.

(Location of loss cited as N56 34.0 W6 40.0).

I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative. The location of loss presumably lies within Crossapol Bay, on the SE side of the island, rather than the West as is stated by Whittaker.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 18 April 2008.

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