Spyros

Spyros  
Dive Category Wreck
Dive Type Band 7
Max. depth: 31 (M)
Trip Time: 3H :30M

Type of vessel - Steam Ship

How sunk – Sprung a leak

Former names – Citos ex Nacka ex Jyden

Wreck height - 4m

Max Depth - 31m
Tonnage - 387
Length - 46m
Date sunk - 20 Dec 1920


Travelling from Newcastle for St Ives with a cargo of coal the ‘Syros’ sprung a leak. The crew of 11 rowed 35 miles to land. Not much else is known. The wreck is known locally as the ‘Reindeer’. She lies upright and reasonably intact.

WRECKTOUR: The Spyros