Record Details

NHER Number:18709
Type of record:Maritime
Name:Modern wreck


A wreck is marked on an Admiralty chart of 1957. It could be the Marsworth, which sank in 1953 after a collision with the French steamer Larrivet.

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Full description

On Admiralty chart 1957, at 52 degrees 42' north, 1 degree 58' east.
E. Rose (NAU), 28 January 1983.

Nearest record on survey is 52.46.41 north, 001.43.45E east.
Marsworth, sunk 26 November 1953 after collision with a French steamer Larrivet.
Relocated 1976.
See details in file.
E. Rose (NAU), 27 January 1983.

Monument Types

  • WRECK (Early 20th Century to 21st Century - 1901 AD to 2100 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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