Tyne and Wear HER(14751): South Shields, Herd Sand, Countess of Durham - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, Countess of Durham
This barque drove on the Herd Sand in westerly wind conditions, having broken from her moorings. The wreck was sold whilst still on the Herd Sand for 24 [sterling].
National Monuments Record (987150); United Kingdom shipwreck index [pre publication typescript]; 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