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Bromley: Kyle Rhea

Craft (19th Century)

Site Name Bromley: Kyle Rhea

Classification Craft (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) 'On Shore In The Sound Of Kylerea'; Kylerhea; Loch Alsh; Isle Of Skye

Canmore ID 274804

Site Number NG72SE 8006

NGR NG 79 22

NGR Description NG c. 79 22

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

NG72SE 8006 c. 79 22

N57 14 W5 40

NLO: Kyle Rhea [name centred NG 795 225]

Loch Alsh [name centred NG 80 25]

Skye [name centred NG 45 35].

Possibly on map sheet NG71NE, or NG82SW.

Lochalsh, 18th July. 'The BROMLEY, Lees, from Liverpool to Macduff, is on shore in the Sound of Kylerea [Kyle Rhea], and full of water.'

Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 7916, London, Monday July 22 1839.

NMRS, MS/829/71 (no. 7476).

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative.

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

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 7 September 2005.


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