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Europa
Location  

Place Name : Cloch Point

Lat / Long : 55 ° 57 ' 6 '' North - 4 ° 52' 3'' West System used to obtain Long / Lat : unknown
OS Grid Ref - Square : 0 8 Figure : 0
Construction
Type : general cargo steamship Built :  
Shipyard : Palmers S.B. & Iron Co. Jarrow
Hull material : iron or steel  
Dimensions
Size : 424 tonnes Length : 206 m Beam : 26 m
History
Sunk : 1884.10.11 Cause : collision with the Roseville Date Found : 1884
Depth
  Shallowest Deepest
Top : 34 m 0 m
Deck :
0 m 0 m
Bed : 40 m 0 m
Postition
Orientation : unknown Lying : unknown Condition : Unknown
Seabed Type : Unknown
Artifacts : deposits of coal
Wreck Owner
Owner : -
Access : depth, proximity to shipping lanes and ferry traffic
War Grave : Unknown Protected : Unknown
Restrictions : unknown
When to Dive Best time to dive the wreck, relative to high wate
0 - hours 0 - minutes - - high water
General Information :
Small Boat Launching :
Slip at Inverkip Marina or public slip at Cove Road, Gourock
Notes :

Europa left Glasgow bound for Malaga with 850 tonnes of general cargo. Collided with the S.S. Roseville around the starboard hawsepipe through to her main fordeck. She went down within minutes. The roseville grounded and was later salvaged. Deep and dark

References :
Clyde Shipwrecks - see Underwater Bookshop
Link to More Info :
Information Provided by :
Name : From a dive on : 1999.01.10
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