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Rhinns of Islay
Location  

Place Name : off Frenchman's Rocks, Isle of Islay

Lat / Long : 55 ° 41 ' 45 '' North - 6 ° 31' 50'' West System used to obtain Long / Lat : unknown
OS Grid Ref - Square : 0 8 Figure : 0
Construction
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History
Sunk : Cause : Date Found : 1975
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Postition
Orientation : unknown Lying : unknown Condition : Unknown
Seabed Type : Unknown
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Wreck Owner
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Access : unknown
War Grave : Unknown Protected : Unknown
Restrictions : Formerly an area 100m radius around position 55 41' 45" N., 06 31' 50" W.. Chart affected: 2723.
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Notes :

This site, discovered in 1975, probably consists of more than one wreck dating to different periods. Survey and limited excavation have taken place, and objects observed and raised include a range of ship borne equipment, ordnance and shot.
ADU designation: Original Designation Order (June 1, 1976; 1976 No. 2; 1976/720) revoked (July 17, 1984; 1984 No. 2; 1984/802) and is therefore no longer in force.
ADU licences: No information available.

References :
Flinder, A, 1979, Frenchman's Rocks, Islay. NAT NEWS 1979.1: 1. Anon., 1977, Frenchman's Rocks, Islay, wreck site. NAT NEWS 1977.4: 2.
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