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HER Number:MDV57619
Name:Wreck of the Ville de Bayonne off Hartland Point

Summary

Site of the wreck of the Ville de Bayonne, a French merchant screw steamer which was wrecked 6 to 8 miles west of Hartland Point in 1917.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 22 27
Map Sheet:SS22NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishUnknown
Civil ParishHartland
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishHARTLAND
Ecclesiastical ParishOFFSHORE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SS22NW756
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS22NW/36/26

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WRECK (Wrecked, World War I - 1917 AD to 1917 AD)

Full description

National Monuments Record, SS22NW756 (National Monuments Record Database). SDV339986.

French merchant screw steamer 'Ville de Bayonne'. Wrecked 6 to 8 miles west of Hartland Point in 1917. Steel built by Craig Taylor & Co. Stockton. Construction: well deck; triple 3 cylinder; 159hp by Westgarth, English & Co., Middlesborough. Registered La Rochelle. On Passage from Barry to Fray Bentos in coal. Owner: Faustin & Co. Master: Moyon.


Lloyd's of London, 1914 - 1918, Lloyd's Confidential War Loss Record, 94 (Un-published). SDV343557.


Lloyd's of London, 1915 - 1916, Untitled Source, 450 (V) (Article in Monograph). SDV339919.


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.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 59 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Sources / Further Reading

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. 59.
SDV339919Article in Monograph: Lloyd's of London. 1915 - 1916. Lloyd's Register. Microfiche. 450 (V).
SDV339986National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. SS22NW756. National Monuments Record Index. Unknown.
SDV343557Un-published: Lloyd's of London. 1914 - 1918. Lloyd's Confidential War Loss Record. Lloyd's Confidential War Loss Record. Manuscript. 94.
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 25 2015 9:32AM