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Gibel Hamam
Location  

Place Name : Dorset coast

Lat / Long : 50 ° 35 ' 51 '' North - 2 ° 53' 1'' West System used to obtain Long / Lat : GPS
OS Grid Ref - Square : 0 8 Figure : 0
Construction
Type : British steamship Built :  
Shipyard :
Hull material : steel  
Dimensions
Size : 700 tonnes Length : 60 m Beam : m
History
Sunk : 1918 Cause : torpedoed Date Found :
Depth
  Shallowest Deepest
Top : 32 m 0 m
Deck :
0 m 0 m
Bed : 35 m 0 m
Postition
Orientation : unknown Lying : On starboard side Condition : Extensive breakup
Seabed Type : Gravel
Artifacts :
Wreck Owner
Owner : Paul Streeton, Taunton
Access : unknown
War Grave : Unknown Protected :
Restrictions :
When to Dive Best time to dive the wreck, relative to high wate
0 - hours 0 - minutes - - high water
General Information :
Small Boat Launching :
The Cobb, Lyme Regis approx 8 naut miles course 165
Notes :

The best time to dive is 1-2 hours before HW Plymouth or 6 hours aftre HW plymouth.
Pleasant small wreck, ideal for a second dive, and is possible off slacks during neaps.

References :
Dive Dorset - see Underwater Bookshop
Link to More Info :
Information Provided by :
Name : From a dive on : 1998.08.16
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