Tyne and Wear HER(14697): South Shields, Herd Sand, Ann - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, Ann
1816 wreck of English brig which stranded on the Herd Sand on her passage from Great Yarmouth to Leith with corn, while calling at Shields. Constructed of oak, she was a sailing vessel.
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