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Inniskea: Stremnish, Mull Of Oa, Islay, Atlantic

Steamship (20th Century)

Site Name Inniskea: Stremnish, Mull Of Oa, Islay, Atlantic

Classification Steamship (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Stremnishmore; North Channel; Inniskea

Canmore ID 116256

Site Number NR34SW 8001

NGR NR 31 40

NGR Description NR c. 31 40

Datum Datum not recorded

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Maritime - Argyll And Bute
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Maritime
  • Former County Not Applicable

Archaeology Notes

NR34SW 8001 c. 31 40

N55 35 W6 16

NLO: Stremnishmore [name: NR 310 408]

Mull of Oa [name: NR 268 414].

Formerly entered as NR35NW 8001 at cited location NR 3312 5731 [N55 35 W6 15.1].

Possibly on map sheet NR33NW.

(Classified as steel Motor Vessel, in ballast: date of loss cited as 9 October 1912). Inniskea: this vessel stranded near Stremnish, Mull of Oa.

Registration: Glasgow. Built 1912. 59nrt.

(Location of loss cited as N55 34.75 W6 16.50).

I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative. Stremnish is not noted as such on the current edition of the OS (GIS) MasterMap, but Stremnishmore steading (NR34SW 68) is at NR 31084 40846.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 4 May 2010.

Activities

Loss (9 October 1912)

(Classified as steel Motor Vessel, in ballast: date of loss cited as 9 October 1912). Inniskea: this vessel stranded near Stremnish, Mull of Oa.

Registration: Glasgow. Built 1912. 59nrt.

(Location of loss cited as N55 34.75 W6 16.50).

I G Whittaker 1998.

Note (4 May 2010)

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative. Stremnish is not noted as such on the current edition of the OS (GIS) MasterMap, but Stremnishmore steading (NR34SW 68) is at NR 31084 40846.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 4 May 2010.

Reference (2011)

Whittaker ID : 2747

Name : INNISKEA

Latitude : 553445

Longitude : 61630

Date Built : 1912

Registration : GLASGOW

Type : MV (STEEL)

Tonnage : 59

Tonnage Code : N

Loss Day : 9

Loss Month : 10

Loss Year : 1912

Comment : Stranded near Stremnish, Mull of Oa.

Cargo : BALLAST

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