Pendennis U-Boats

At the end of the Great War, the Keisers’s high seas fleet was interned at Scapa Flow, Orkney. Due to some miscommunication or maybe the lack of communication, Rear Admiral von Reuter ordered the scuttling of the entire fleet. Most were removed straight away, except some of the vessels that Read more…

Darlwyne

Appeared in DIVER November 2016 Thirty-one people died off Cornwall when a boat unfit to be at sea went missing, but in the aftermath of England’s World Cup victory the headlines went missing too. Fifty years on, MARK MILBURN set out to find the wreck SOMETIMES THINGS CAN surprise you. Read more…

HMT St Ives

On March 3rd 1915, the 325 ton trawler ‘St Ives H11’ was requisitioned for the navy. It was converted into an auxiliary patrol vessel, it entered naval service in May 1915 as 1192. HM Trawler St Ives, along with other vessels, helped salvaging the SS Keltier on December 11th and Read more…