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Consolidated Catalina: Vatersay, Heishival Beg

Aircraft (20th Century)

Site Name Consolidated Catalina: Vatersay, Heishival Beg

Classification Aircraft (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Bhatarsaigh

Canmore ID 85066

Site Number NL69NW 11

NGR NL 64 95

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Western Isles
  • Parish Barra
  • Former Region Western Isles Islands Area
  • Former District Western Isles
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NL69NW 11 64 95

VN 147: (NL6420 9470/4) (sic: falls in sea, possibly NL 6420 9570?) Wreck of a Catalina flying boat which crashed on the E slope of Heishival Beg (name at NL 636 960) c1948. Main parts of wreckage were brought down and deposted in stream bed.

NMRS MS/595/11, 7.

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