Report from the Select Committee of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution
Royal National Lifeboat Institution
Shipping Casualties (stranding of the steam trawler “Nellie)
Copy of a report of a formal investigation into the circumstances attending the stranding of the steam trawler ‘Nellie’, of North Shields, at or near Rattray Head, Aberdeenshire, on 24th March 1898, whereby loss of life ensued
London, ordered, by the House of Commons, to be printed, 7th July, 1898.
the unfortunate trawler suffered engine failure and stranded on a lee shore near Rattray Head, with loss of all crew.
much of the report refers to the efforts or otherwise of the Lifeboat and Rocket Apparatus rescue services