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Bettina Danica

Motor Vessel

Site Name Bettina Danica

Classification Motor Vessel

Canmore ID 321534

Site Number ND37NW 8061

NGR ND 33986 76501

Datum WGS84 - Lat/Long

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Administrative Areas

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

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Reference (19 April 2012)

UKHO Identifier : 001131

Feature Class : Wreck

Wreck Category : Wreck showing any portion of hull or superstructure

State : LIVE

Classification : Unclassified

Position (Lat/long) : 58.67167,-3.13833

Horizontal Datum : ORDNANCE SURVEY OF GREAT BRITAIN (1936)

WGS84 Position (Lat/long) : 58.67127,-3.13991

WGS84 Origin : 3-D Cartesian Shift (BW)

Previous Position : 58.66833,-3.14000

Position Quality : Approximate

Depth Quality : Depth unknown

Water Depth : 1

Vertical Datum : Lowest Astronomical Tide

Name : BETTINA DANICA

Type : MV

Flag : DANISH

Length : 69.8

Beam : 11.0

Draught : 4.3

Orientation : 0.0

Tonnage : 1354

Tonnage Type : Gross

Cargo : IN BALLAST

Conspic Visual : Visually conspicuous

Date Sunk : 13/02/1993

Bottom Texture : Rock

Debris Field : NIL

Contact Description : Entire wreck

Original Sensor : Reported Sinking

Original Detection Year : 1993

Original Source : Other

Circumstances of Loss : **WENT AGROUND ON ROCKS ON W SIDE STROMA ISLAND IN GOOD WEATHER CONDITIONS, WHILE ON PASSAGE GREENORE TO OSLO. SALVAGE ATTEMPTS PROVED UNSUCCESSFUL.

Surveying Details : **HH268/420/01 5.3.93 AGROUND IN 584006N, 030824W [OGB]. LIES WITH LIST OF 25 DEG WITH PORT SIDE AGAINST CLIFF FACE. HOLD AND ENGINE ROOM OPEN TO THE SEA. (LL 15, 23, 24 & 27.2.93).

**LIES IN 584018N, 030818W WITH BOW S. HAS RED HULL. NO FURTHER SALVAGE ATTEMPT TO BE MADE. (PENTLAND MRSC, TELECON). - NM 952/93

**12.6.96 RAF PHOTO SUPPLIED BY M MORTIMER.

General Comments : INTACT, UPRIGHT

Chart Symbol : ST PA CONSPIC

Date Last Amended : 17/01/2000

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