Tyne and Wear HER(14744): South Shields, Herd Sand, Celerity - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, Celerity
Wrecked on the Herd Sand 1854, after striking on the bar at the mouth of the Tyne. Crew saved by the lifeboat. Built: 1839 Where Built: Padstow Master: E James Owner: Runnells and Co.
National Monuments Record (1363260); Richard and Bridget Larn 1997 Shipwreck index of the British Isles, volume 3. The east coast of England : Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, County Durham, Northumberland Section 6, County Durham (CF); Lloyd's 1964 Lloyd's register of British and foreign shipping 1853, No.245(C)