Tyne and Wear HER(14785): South Shields, Herd Sand, Haabet (Hoop) - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, Haabet (Hoop)
1814 incident in which a Danish galliot grounded on the Herd Sand on her arrival at Newcastle-upon-Tyne from Larvik, and was later recovered. Laden with deals and spars, she was a wooden sailing vessel. Crew saved.
National Monuments Record (1343897); Lloyd's 1969 Lloyd's list 11-OCT-1814 [no issue number]; 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); Newcastle Courant 15-OCT-1814, No.7201 Page(s)4