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Unknown

Speedboat

Site Name Unknown

Classification Speedboat

Canmore ID 323698

Site Number NS23SE 8012

NGR NS 26979 33084

Datum WGS84 - Lat/Long

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Administrative Areas

  • Council South Ayrshire
  • Parish Maritime - South Ayrshire
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Maritime
  • Former County Not Applicable

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Reference (19 April 2012)

UKHO Identifier : 057687

Feature Class : Wreck

Wreck Category : Non-dangerous wreck

State : LIVE

Classification : Unclassified

Position (Lat/long) : 55.56067,-4.74383

Horizontal Datum : ORDNANCE SURVEY OF GREAT BRITAIN (1936)

WGS84 Position (Lat/long) : 55.56064,-4.74502

WGS84 Origin : 3-D Cartesian Shift (BW)

Position Quality : Precisely known

Depth Quality : Depth unknown

Water Depth : 44

Vertical Datum : Lowest Astronomical Tide

Name : UNKNOWN

Type : SPEEDBOAT

Flag : BRITISH

Length : 6.7

Date Sunk : 03/09/1999

Contact Description : Entire wreck

Original Sensor : Observed Sinking

Original Detection Year : 1999

Original Source : Other

Circumstances of Loss : **BOAT, WHICH HAD BEEN CONVERTED TO GAS FUEL, CAUGHT FIRE AND SANK. CREW OF 1 RESCUED BY ANOTHER SPEEDBOAT.

Surveying Details : **6.9.99 OBSERVED TO SINK IN 5533.64N, 0444.63W [OGB]. FUEL GAS CYLINDERS FROM THE BOAT WERE RECOVERED. (MRCC CLYDE, FAX DTD 3.9.99). INS AS NDW. BR STD.

Chart Symbol : NDW

Date Last Amended : 06/09/1999

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