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Jessie: Arisaig, Sound Of Arisaig

Smack (19th Century)

Site Name Jessie: Arisaig, Sound Of Arisaig

Classification Smack (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Sea Of The Hebrides; Jessie

Canmore ID 284374

Site Number NM68NW 8009

NGR NM 63 85

Datum WGS84 - Lat/Long

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Arisaig And Moidart
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Lochaber
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NM68NW 8009 unlocated

NLO: Arisaig [name centred NM 66 87]

Sound of Arisaig [name centred NM 65 80].

(Classified as smack: no cargo specified, but date of loss cited as c. 1859). Jessie: this vessel was wrecked at Arisaig. Capt. Dewar.

Registration: Greenock. Built 1836. 23 tons burthern. Langth 11m. Beam 4m.

(Location of loss cited as N56 54.0 W5 53.0).

I G Whittaker 1998.

The map sheet assigned to this record is essentially arbitrary.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 9 November 2006.

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Reference (2011)

Whittaker ID : 16025

Name : JESSIE

Latitude : 565400

Longitude : 55300

Date Built : 1836

Registration : GREENOCK

Type : SMACK

Tonnage : 23

Tonnage Code : B

Length : 11

Beam : 4

Loss Year : 1859

Comment : Wrecked at Arisaig, circa-1859. Capt. Dewar

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