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Semper Paratus: Mail, Cunningsburgh, North Sea

Craft (20th Century)

Site Name Semper Paratus: Mail, Cunningsburgh, North Sea

Classification Craft (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Semper Paratus

Canmore ID 239270

Site Number HU42NW 8012

NGR HU 431 279

NGR Description HU c. 431 279

Datum Datum not recorded

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Shetland Islands
  • Parish Maritime - Shetland Islands
  • Former Region Shetland Islands Area
  • Former District Maritime
  • Former County Not Applicable

Archaeology Notes

HU42NW 8012 c. 431 279

N60 2 W1 13.6

NLO: Mail [name: HU 431 279]

Sands of Mail [name centred HU 430 278]

Cunningsburgh [name centred HU 42 30].

Semper Paratus: [max. date] 1900

Great gale of 1900, crew ashore.

Archive Ref: RSB

MS/3025, no. 853.

(Classified as packet [no rig cited]: no cargo specified, but date of loss cited as 16 February 1900). Semper Paratus: this vessel was wrecked at Mail. Registration: Dunrossness.

(Location of loss cited as N60 2.0 W1 13.5).

I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 4 March 2003.

Activities

Reference (2011)

Whittaker ID : 9318

Name : SEMPER PARATUS

Latitude : 600200

Longitude : 11330

Registration : DUNROSSNESS

Type : PACKET

Loss Day : 16

Loss Month : 2

Loss Year : 1900

Comment : Wrecked at Mail

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