|Type of record:||Maritime|
|Name:||Site of the Hunter, a post medieval wreck|
On 27 July 1807 a Revenue cutter called Hunter was wrecked. The bodies of its crew were washed up at Waxham. A sand bar developed around the wreck until it was blown up in 1903.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 3922 3052|
|Parish:||HAPPISBURGH, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
27 July 1807.
Wreck of the Revenue cutter Hunter. Bodies of crew washed up at Waxham.
Formed a sand bar until blown up in 1903. Still marked as beached wreck on 1957 Admiralty chart (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 28 January 1983.
- WRECK (19th Century to Early 20th Century - 1807 AD to 1903 AD)
Associated Finds - none
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|<S1>||Map: 1957. Admiralty Map. |
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