Vasco SS
Location
Vessel type
Propulsion
Length
Beam
Depth
Position
Tonnage
Cargo
Date Sunk
Newhaven
Steam Merchantship
Steamer
85.3 mtrs
12.2mtrs
30-34 mtrs
Upright
1254
General
16/11/1916        

vasco

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History
      
Built in 1885 by Furness, Withy & Co. Powered , owned by the Wilson line Ltd and was powered by188nhp triple expansion engine. She struck a mine and sunk on the 16th November 1916 with the loss of 17 lives including the Captain, 10 miles west of Beachy Head while on passage from Hull to Naples

         

Present state
                   Sits upright on the sea bed at 5mtrs high facing south, sitting in a scour

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