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Oslofjord
Location  

Place Name : South Shields

Lat / Long : 55 ° 0 ' 10 '' North - 1 ° 23' 43'' West System used to obtain Long / Lat : unknown
OS Grid Ref - Square : 0 8 Figure : 0
Construction
Type : Cruise liner Built : 1938  
Shipyard : Deschimag A.G.Weser, Bremen Yard 932
Hull material : steel  
Dimensions
Size : 18673 tonnes Length : 190 m Beam : 24 m
History
Sunk : 1940.12.01 Cause : hit a mine Date Found :
Depth
  Shallowest Deepest
Top : 0 m 0 m
Deck :
0 m 0 m
Bed : 14 m 0 m
Postition
Orientation : unknown Lying : unknown Condition : Extensive breakup
Seabed Type : Unknown
Artifacts :
Wreck Owner
Owner : -
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 :
South Shields slip
Notes :

Well broken up. Visibility varies from moderate to poor. Avoid diving after spells of rain or easterly winds. Lies with the wreck of the "Eugena Chandris" so one dive two wrecks. Given reasonable visibility there is plenty to see. It also makes a good training/novice dive.

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