Tyne and Wear HER(14071): Sunderland, Earl of Mar - Details
Sunderland, Earl of Mar
ENGLISH BRIG, 1852 Driven on shore behind the North Pier in wind conditions SW x W force 6, in consequence of the tug casting off the tow line prematurely, when still on the Bar. Estimated loss on the vessel, which was insured for only 300 [sterling], was 400 [sterling].
National Monuments Record MONUMENT NUMBER: 987146; 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 6, County Durham; United Kingdom shipwreck index [pre publication typescript]