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Reference

Date 19 April 2012

Event ID 938472

Category Documentary Reference

Type Reference

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/event/938472

UKHO Identifier : 003872

Feature Class : Wreck

State : DEAD

Classification : Unclassified

Position (Lat/long) : 55.28889,-5.73000

Horizontal Datum : ORDNANCE SURVEY OF GREAT BRITAIN (1936)

WGS84 Position (Lat/long) : 55.28888,-5.73104

WGS84 Origin : 3-D Cartesian Shift (BW)

Position Quality : Unreliable

Depth Quality : Depth unknown

Water Depth : 19

Vertical Datum : Lowest Astronomical Tide

Name : NORDALE

Type : S TRAWLER

Flag : BRITISH

Length : 33.2

Beam : 6.5

Draught : 3.4

Tonnage : 181

Tonnage Type : Gross

Date Sunk : 15/01/1942

Bottom Texture : Rock

Contact Description : Notable debris

Original Sensor : None reported

Original Detection Year : 1974

Original Source : Other

Circumstances of Loss : **EX-JOHANNESBURG '33. BUILT IN 1903 BY COOK, WELTON & GEMMEL, BEVERLEY. OWNED AT TIME OF LOSS BY BOSTON DEEP SEA FISHING & ICE COMPANY. ONE BOILER, TRIPLE EXPANSION ENGINE OF 45NHP, SINGLE SHAFT. (SIBI).

Surveying Details : **H1287/74 30.10.74 WRECKAGE FROM TRAWLER 'NORDALE' LIES SCATTERED ON AND AROUND OUTCROP OF ROCK IN 551721N, 054348W. (G MC CALLUM, 27.10.74). NCA.

**H2885/83 7.8.85 NOTHING SEEN DURING SONAR SEARCH AND BOAT INVESTIGATION. ASSUME WK HAS COMPLETELY DISPERSED AND NO LONGER EXISTS. (HMS BULLDOG, HI 165A). NCA.

Charting Comments : POSN FOR FILING ONLY

Date Last Amended : 15/03/2006

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