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Grateful: Old Man Of Stoer, North Minch

Drifter (20th Century)

Site Name Grateful: Old Man Of Stoer, North Minch

Classification Drifter (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Point Of Stoer; Atlantic; Grateful

Canmore ID 296143

Site Number NC03NW 8004

NGR NC 016 352

NGR Description NC c. 016 352

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

NC03NW 8004 c. 016 352

N58 15.7 W5 22.9

NLO: Point of Stoer [name: NC 022 356]

Old Man of Stoer [name: NC 016 352].

(Classified as Drifter: no cargo specified, but date of loss cited as 17 February 1953). Grateful: this vessel was wrecked at Old Man of Stoer.

Registration: Fraserburgh.

(Location of loss cited as N58 15.75 W5 23.0).

I G Whittaker 1998.

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative, being derived from the unverified location that is cited by Whittaker. The vessel presumably stranded, and may have been a fishing vessel.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 28 August 2008.

Activities

Loss (17 February 1953)

(Classified as Drifter: no cargo specified, but date of loss cited as 17 February 1953). Grateful: this vessel was wrecked at Old Man of Stoer.

Registration: Fraserburgh.

(Location of loss cited as N58 15.75 W5 23.0).

I G Whittaker 1998.

Note (28 August 2008)

The location assigned to this record is essentially tentative, being derived from the unverified location that is cited by Whittaker. The vessel presumably stranded, and may have been a fishing vessel.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 28 August 2008.

Reference (2011)

Whittaker ID : 5663

Name : GRATEFUL

Latitude : 581545

Longitude : 52300

Registration : FRASERBURGH

Type : DRIFTER

Loss Day : 17

Loss Month : 2

Loss Year : 1953

Comment : Wrecked at Old Man of Stoer. Capt. Whyte

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