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Halifax: Port Seton, Firth Of Forth
- HER number: MEL9178
- Site Name: Halifax: Port Seton, Firth Of Forth
- Grid Reference: 340000 674999
- Civil Parish:
- Summary: Wreck, 1847
- Description: NT47NW 8006 c. 40 75
N55 58 W2 58
NLO: Cockenzie [name: NT 400 758].
Possibly on map sheet NT37NE.
See also NT47NW 8005.
Leith, 9th Dec. The NAPIER, (schooner) of Sunderland, from Wemyss to Perth: and the HALIFAX, (brig) of Newhaven, from Montrose to Sunderland, were driven on shore near Port Seton, this morning: crews saved.
Source: The Marine List, LL, No. 10,526, London, Saturday December 11 1847.
NMRS, MS/829/72 (no. 8260).
The location assigned to this record is tentative. Port Seton harbour (NT47NW 18) is at NT 404 759.
The loss of this vessel is not cited by I G Whittaker (1998), presumably suggesting her successful recovery.
Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 3 August 2005.
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