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City of Brisbane
Location  

Place Name : Newhaven, Sussex

Lat / Long : 50 ° 44 ' 32 '' North - 0 ° 0' 50'' East System used to obtain Long / Lat : unknown
OS Grid Ref - Square : 0 8 Figure : 0
Construction
Type : steamship Built : 1918  
Shipyard : Swan, Hunter & Wingham Richardson
Hull material : steel  
Dimensions
Size : 7 tonnes Length : 145m m Beam : 18m m
History
Sunk : 15 August Cause : u-boat torpedo, UB-57 Date Found :
Depth
  Shallowest Deepest
Top : 20 m 0 m
Deck :
0 m 0 m
Bed : 26 m 0 m
Postition
Orientation : unknown Lying : Upright Condition : Extensive breakup
Seabed Type : Sand
Artifacts :
Wreck Owner
Owner : Metal Recoveries (Newhaven)
Access : unknown
War Grave : No Protected :
Restrictions :
When to Dive Best time to dive the wreck, relative to high wate
1 - hours 15 - minutes Before - high water
General Information :
Small Boat Launching :
Newhaven slip
Notes :

Generally 3-4 metres proud, bow section rises 6m from seabed. Stern section has a mounted gun pointing up slightly.

References :
Dive Sussex
Link to More Info :
Information Provided by :
Name : From a dive on : June 2004
Supplementary Imformation
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