Tyne and Wear HER(14404): North Shields, Bill Point, Bilboa - Details
North Shields, Bill Point, Bilboa
1816 incident in which an English brig foundered off Bill Point with her cargo of coal, but was recovered a few weeks later. She was a wooden sailing vessel.
Lloyd's 1969 Lloyd's list 13-DEC-1816, No.5134; Parliamentary papers 1836, Select Committee on Shipwreck, Appendix 7 17 Page(s)284; Durham County Advertiser 21-DEC-1816, No.120 Page(s)3; Newcastle Courant 18-JAN-1817, No.7319 Page(s)4; Newcastle Courant 01-FEB-1817, No.7321 Page(s)4; National Monuments Record (971566)