Tyne and Wear HER(14011): Whitley Bay, Charming Betty - Details
Whitley Bay, Charming Betty
October 1763 wreck of British collier which stranded between Shields and Blyth, on her voyage in ballast; a wooden sailing vessel. The Prince George, Nightingale and Charming Betty were all wrecked on the same night in gales.
Lloyd's 1969 Lloyd's list 11-OCT-1763, No.2895; Richard and Bridget Larn 1997 Shipwreck index of the British Isles, volume 3. The east coast of England : Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, County Durham, Northumberland, Section 7, Northumberland (CG); Newcastle Courant 08-OCT-1763, No.4542 Page(s)2; National Monuments Record (971304)