Tyne and Wear HER(12973): Tynemouth, Friendship - Details
A schooner which came ashore at Black Middens only yards away from the S.S. Stanley (HER 12972) in the same storm on 24th November 1858. During the rescue attempt, the hull of the lifeboat 'Constance' was crushed and three of her crew drowned. The Friendship sank with everyone on board. Thirty four lives were lost in total.
Peter Collings, 1991, The New Divers Guide to the North-East Coast, page 35