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HER Number:MDV57604
Name:Wreck of the Queen off Hartland Point

Summary

Site of the wreck of the Queen, an English paddle steamer which was wrecked on Tings Rocks, Hartland Point in 1866.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 222 280
Map Sheet:SS22NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishUnknown
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishOFFSHORE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SS22NW35
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS22NW/38

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WRECK (Wrecked, XIX - 1866 AD to 1866 AD)

Full description

National Monuments Record, SS22NW35 (National Monuments Record Database). SDV339968.

The English paddle steamer, Queen was wrecked on Tings Rocks, Hartland Point in 1866. Registered at St. Ives. In general cargo. 14 crew and 40 passengers.


Unknown, 1905, Untitled Source, 24 (Article in Serial). SDV337065.


Ordnance Survey, 1964, Untitled Source (Cartographic). SDV339898.

'Tense Rocks' shown on this map


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1973, 1156 (Cartographic). SDV767.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1974, 1164b (Cartographic). SDV769.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1978, 2675 (Cartographic). SDV772.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1979, 1178 (Cartographic). SDV770.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1979, 1179 (Cartographic). SDV771.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1980, 1123 (Cartographic). SDV766.


Larn, R. + Larn, B., 1995, Shipwreck Index of the British Isles. Isles of Scilly, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset (Monograph). SDV763.

Other details: Index.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 52 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV337065Article in Serial: Unknown. 1905. Hartland and West Country Chronicle. 111. Unknown. 24.
SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. No. 52.
SDV339898Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1964. Ordnance Survey 6 inch map. Map (Paper).
SDV339968National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. SS22NW35. National Monuments Record Index. Unknown.
SDV763Monograph: Larn, R. + Larn, B.. 1995. Shipwreck Index of the British Isles. Isles of Scilly, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset. Shipwreck Index of the British Isles. Isles of Scilly, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset. Hardback Volume.
SDV766Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1980. 1123. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV767Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1973. 1156. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV769Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1974. 1164b. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV770Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1979. 1178. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV771Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1979. 1179. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV772Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1978. 2675. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 20 2015 8:51AM