Tyne and Wear HER(14907): South Shields, Herd Sand, Minerva (Minnerea) - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, Minerva (Minnerea)
1782 wreck of British cargo vessel which stranded on the Herd Sand on leaving North Shields for London with coal; a wooden sailing vessel.
National Monuments Record (971434); Lloyd's 1969 Lloyd's list 26-APR-1782, No.1356; 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 27-APR-1782, No.5508 Page(s)4