Tyne and Wear HER(14920): South Shields, Herd Sand, Oughton - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, Oughton
1812 wreck of English collier which stranded on the Herd Sand on her departure from Shields. Laden with coal, she was a wooden sailing vessel. She was later recovered and the crew saved.
National Monuments Record (1342665); Lloyd's 1969 Lloyd's list 08-SEP-1812, No.4700; 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); Tyne Mercury 08-SEP-1812, No.538 Page(s)3