Tyne and Wear HER(14700): South Shields, Herd Sand, Anns (Anne) - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, Anns (Anne)
Shields 4th January - The following vessels have been driven on the rocks in taking the bar during a severe gale from SSE: the ANNS of this port, the ARETHUSA, NEW MESSENGER, ELIZA of Kirkwall; the crew of the latter vessel drowned, all the others saved. The vessels stranded on the rocks have become wrecks; stores are being saved.
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