direct to content

MaSS

stepping stones of maritime history

History

The Duiveland, traveling from London to Sunderland, struck a mine laid by the German submarine UC 1 and sank south of the Kentish Knock lightvessel. The crew 17 was rescued.

Description

Built: Werf v/h Rijkee & Co., Rotterdam/Katendrecht, NL

MasterDuit, D.
People on board17
Length245.1 feet (74.7 m)
Width34.4 feet (10.5 m)
Draft14.8 feet (4.5 m)
Tonnage1297 ton

References

Down on 13 July

New in MaSS

Wrecks of Flevoland

Burgzand Noord

13 Provinces