A3 Submarine

A3 Submarine  
Dive Category Wreck
Dive Type Band 35
Max. depth: 38 (M)
Trip Time: 3H :30M

Type of vessel - A Class Submarine

How sunk – Target practice

Former names – None

Wreck height - 5m

Max Depth - 38m
Tonnage - 207
Length - 105
Date sunk - 02 Jan 1912


The ‘HMS A3’ lost all hands after she surfaced in the path of HMS Hazard during an exercise off the Isle of Wight. She was raised a few weeks later, towed out to sea and sunk by gunfire from HMS Vincent, She is a protected wreck.


A3 Submarine information