Tyne and Wear HER(14247): St. Mary's Island, Fame - Details
St. Mary's Island, Fame
St. Mary's Island
In lare September 1803 the FAME from London, which was in ballast, was driven onto the rocky shore near St. Mary's Island, in a strong east-by-north gale. The crew were saved.
Dick Keys and Ken Smith, 1998, Black Diamonds by Sea - North-East Sailing Colliers 1780-1880, p 24