Tyne and Wear HER(14240): Marsden, Souter Point, Gallant - Details
Marsden, Souter Point, Gallant
James Young's brig GALLANT was casting her ballast off Souter Point when she was struck by a sudden squall. She was forced on to her beam ends, filled with water and went down. Fortunately there was no loss of life.
Dick Keys and Ken Smith, 2005, Tall Ships on the Tyne, p 6