Idutiomare

Idutiomare  
Dive Category Wreck
Dive Type Band 45
Max. depth: 36 (M)
Trip Time: 5H :00M

Max Depth - 36m
Tonnage - 1577
Length - 259
Date sunk - 06 Jul 1917
Type of vessel - Steam ship
How sunk – Torpedoed
Former names – None
Wreck height - 4-5m

The ‘Indutiomare’ was travelling from Newport of Le Havre with a cargo of coal when she was torpedoed by the mine laying U-boat UC-61. The sinking was witnessed by the steamer ‘Nosted’. 22 of the 25 crew safely made it to the boats.

The wreck now lays listing to port in an area of shifting sands. The boiler is almost buried in the sand. The triple expansion engine is the highest part of the wreck.