Tyne and Wear HER(15215): Ryhope, Unicorn - Details
1615 wreck of English craft which stranded at Ryhope. Constructed of wood, she was a sailing vessel. The inquest on the wreck of the UNICORN on 15 October 1615, was used as evidence in the case of Bishop of Durham v Robert Preston, 7 November 1768.
National Monuments Record MONUMENT NUMBER: 1482543; Catalogue entry for Durham District Council Papers, Ref. No. ND/Du 9/168 accessed via http://www.durham.gov.uk/recordoffice/register.nsf/$$searchdcc search mechanism 09-OCT-2008