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Unknown: Strome Castle, Loch Carron

Ferry (20th Century)

Site Name Unknown: Strome Castle, Loch Carron

Classification Ferry (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Strome Ferry; Stromeferry; Inner Sound; Unknown

Canmore ID 103018

Site Number NG83NE 8001

NGR NG 86884 35923

Datum WGS84 - Lat/Long

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Maritime - Highland
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Maritime
  • Former County Not Applicable

Archaeology Notes

NG83NE 8001 8688 3592

N57 21.8417 W5 32.65

Formerly entered as Site no. 8594.

NLO: Strome Castle [name: NG 863 354]

Stromeferry [name: NG 865 346]

Loch Carron [name centred NG 83 34]

Inner Sound [name centred NG 64 40].

Quality of fix = EDM

Horizontal Datum = OGB

Surveying Details

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8 Janaury 1987. The wreck of the old Strome Ferry, measuring 16 x 5 metres (52.4 x 16.4 feet), lies stranded at 57 21 50N, 005 32 43W. NGR eastings 186822.9, northings 835916.9n.

Report by HMS ENDURANCE.

6 June 1991. The vessel was found to be charted at 57 21 50.5N, 005 32 39W on chart number 2528 [edition of 12 October 1990].

Hydrographic Office, 1995.

Activities

Reference (19 April 2012)

UKHO Identifier : 002005

Feature Class : Wreck

Wreck Category : Wreck showing any portion of hull or superstructure

State : LIVE

Classification : Unclassified

Position (Lat/long) : 57.36375,-5.54533

Horizontal Datum : ETRS 1989

WGS84 Position (Lat/long) : 57.36375,-5.54533

WGS84 Origin : Block Shift

Previous Position : 57.36403,-5.54417

Position Method : Electronic Distance Measuring System

Position Quality : Precisely known

Depth Quality : Depth unknown

Water Depth : -1

Vertical Datum : Lowest Astronomical Tide

Name : UNKNOWN

Type : FERRY

Sonar Length : 16.0

Sonar Width : 5.0

Bottom Texture : Gravel

Contact Description : Entire wreck

Original Sensor : Video Sensor

Original Detection Year : 1987

Original Source : Survey Vessel

Surveying Details : **H2172/86 8.1.87 WK OF OLD STROME FERRY, DIMENSIONS 16 X 5MTRS, LIES STRANDED IN 572150.5N, 053239W [OGB]. (HMS ENDURANCE, HI 343). NE 2528.

POSITIONS BELOW THIS POINT ARE IN DEGREES, MINUTES AND DECIMALS OF A MINUTE

**13.8.05 EUT POSN: 5721.825N, 0532.720W. NE 2528.

General Comments : DIMENSIONS AS OBSERVED

Chart Symbol : ST

Date Last Amended : 13/08/2005

Date Position Last Amended : 13/08/2005

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