Record Details

NHER Number:18695
Type of record:Maritime
Name:Post medieval wreck

Summary

A wreck is marked on an Admiralty chart of 1957. It may be a ship called the Brownrigg, which was lost in 1888.

Images - none

Location

Parish:NORTH SEA, -, NORFOLK

Full description

Wreck.
On Admiralty chart 1957, at 52 degrees 39' north, 1 degree 48' east.
E. Rose (NAU), 28 January 1983.

Possibly the Brownrigg lost in 1888; no other details.
Survey gives location at 52.45.13 north, 001.40.24 east, but could not be found at that position by HMS Fawn 1975.
See details in file.
E. Rose (NAU), 27 January 1984.

Monument Types

  • WRECK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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