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Hibernia: Loch Indaal, Islay, Atlantic

Ship (19th Century)

Site Name Hibernia: Loch Indaal, Islay, Atlantic

Classification Ship (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) 'At The Entrance To Lochindaal'; Lochindahl; Lochindaht; Hibernia

Canmore ID 220514

Site Number NR25NE 8012

NGR NR 28 59

Datum WGS84 - Lat/Long

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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

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.

Activities

Loss (7 October 1808)

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 45.00 W6 20.00).

I G Whittaker 1998.

Note (26 August 2002)

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.

Reference (2011)

Whittaker ID : 8153

Name : HIBERNIA

Latitude : 554500

Longitude : 62000

Registration : LONDONDERRY

Type : SHIP

Loss Day : 7

Loss Month : 10

Loss Year : 1808

Comment : Lost at the entrance to Lochindaal. Capt. James. AG 10/1809 CTL or repair?

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