Hammond's Knoll

Hammond's Knoll is a 6-mile (9.7 km) long sandbank off the coast of Norfolk, England at Happisburgh, to the east of Haisborough Sands. The sandbank at low tide has a depth of 6 fathoms (11 m) at each end, and 3 fathoms (5.5 m) in the centre. The sandbank has lighted buoys at its north and east ends.

Hammond's Knoll
Location map of Hammond's Knoll (right edge of map)
LocationSouthern North Sea
Coordinates52°52′N 1°55′E

Ships wrecked on Hammond's Knoll

Some of the ships wrecked here include:

See also


  1. Jolly, Cyril (1988). The Loss of the English Trader. Acorn Editions. ISBN 0-906554-06-3.

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