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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 783990

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


NR25NE 8012 unlocated

NLO: Loch Indaal [name centred NR 26 57].

Possibly on map sheets NR26SE, NR35NW, or NR36SW.

Formerly entered as Craft.

The HIBERNIA, from Londonderry to Philadelphia, was lost at Lochindaht [Lochindaal], Island of Isla [Islay], 7th inst.

Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 4295, London, Tuesday October 25 1808.

NMRS, MS/829/70 (no. 5616).

(Classified as [full-rigged] ship: no cargo specified, but date of loss cited as 7 October 1808). Hibernia: this vessel was lost at the entrance to Lochindaal [Loch Indaal]. Capt. James. All gone October 1809. Constructive total loss or repair?

Registration: Londonderry.

(Location of loss cited as N55 45 W6 20).

I G Whittaker 1998.

The map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.

The classification cited by Whittaker remains unverified, but is accepted.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 26 August 2002.

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