Record Details

NHER Number:13182
Type of record:Maritime
Name:The wreck of the 'Ispolen'


In January 1897 the 'Ispolen' was wrecked at Sheringham. A wreck was recorded at this location in 1966 and another wreck was recorded nearby in 1988 (NHER 22439). One or both of these records may be the 'Ispolen' and it is possible that it has been moved by tidal action.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 151 436
Map Sheet:TG14SE

Full description

29 January 1897.
Wreck of the 'Ispolen'. Still visible 1966 at low tide.
Information from (S1).

For alternative, perhaps secondary, position see NHER 22439.

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.
---Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 2012. Shy lady is enticed out by the weather. 13 March.
<S1>Archive: Bolingbroke Collection.

Related records - none

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