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Unknown: Golspie, North Sea

Craft (19th Century)

Site Name Unknown: Golspie, North Sea

Classification Craft (19th Century)

Canmore ID 266487

Site Number NH89NW 8004

NGR NH 83 99

NGR Description NH c. 83 99

Datum Datum not recorded


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NH89NW 8004 c. 83 99

N57 58 W3 59

NLO: Golspie [name: NH 832 999]

Golspie Links [name centred NH 820 979].

Possibly on map sheet NC80SW.

See also NH89SE 8001.

Wick, 23rd Dec. [1876], two schooners are ashore at Golspie, one named the VESTA: crews reported lost.

Source: Shipping Intelligence, LL, No. 19,555, London, Wednesday December [Record received incomplete].

NMRS, MS/829/70 (no. 4530).

The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), possibly on grounds of her successful recovery.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 7 October 2004.


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