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Tyree Packet: Glenmore, Loch Sunart

Craft (19th Century)

Site Name Tyree Packet: Glenmore, Loch Sunart

Classification Craft (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Tiree Packet; Lochsunart; Sound Of Mull

Canmore ID 284909

Site Number NM56SE 8003

NGR NM 58 61

NGR Description NM c. 58 61

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

NM56SE 8003 c. 58 61

N56 41 W5 57

NLO: Glenmore [name: NM 586 623]

Glenmore Bay [name centred NM 590 616]

Loch Sunart [name centred NM 75 60]

Sound of Mull [name centred NM 58 46]

Tiree [name centred NM 00 45].

Tobermory, 4th Oct. The TYREE PACKET put back from the Island of Coll to Lochsunart [Loch Sunart] and drove ashore at Glenmore: one of the crew and a female drowned.

Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 14,513, London, Tuesday October 9 1860.

NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 9915).

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative.

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

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 29 November 2006.


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