SS Branksome Chine
Location
Vessel type
Propulsion
Length
Beam
Depth
Position
Tonnage
Cargo
Date Sunk

Newhaven
Merchant cargo
Steamer
88.1 mtrs
13.2 mtrs
37mtrs
Upright 
2026

23/02/1915




SS Branksome Chine
History
           
Built 1899 by Craig Taylor & Co in Stockton England and owned by H G Harper & Co. She was powered by a three cylinder triple expansion engine with a single boiler. She was Torpedoed with out warning and sunk by a German submarine U-8 6 miles east of Beechy Head.
Present state
           
Sitting upright on sea bed fairly intact
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