ST2853 : Berrow - SS Nornen

taken 7 years ago, near to Berrow, Somerset, Great Britain

Berrow - SS Nornen
Berrow - SS Nornen
In March 1897 a howling gale drove the Norwegian barque SS Nornen onto the Berrow mud flats.The Berrow life boat rescued the crew of ten and their dog so no lives were lost. This is all that remains of the Nornen but as she has been here for over a hundred years it shows testament to her fortitude.
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ST2853, 26 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 11 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 287 530 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:16.3002N 3:1.4073W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 287 530
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Ship (Wreck)  Ship Wreck  Ss Nornen  Mud Flats 

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