Tyne and Wear HER(14900): South Shields, Herd Sand, Mary - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, Mary
1797 incident in which an English craft grounded on the Herd Sand on arriving at Shields from London, but was shortly afterwards recovered; a wooden sailing vessel.
National Monuments Record (971463); Lloyd's 1969 Lloyd's list 05-DEC-1797, No.2973; 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 02-DEC-1797, No.6321 Page(s)4; Newcastle Advertiser 02-DEC-1797, No.477 Page(s)2; Newcastle Courant 09-DEC-1797, No.6322 Page(s)4