New Dawn

New Dawn  
Dive Category Wreck
Dive Type Band 35
Max. depth: 33 (M)
Trip Time: 4H :00M

Max Depth - 33m
Tonnage - 93
Length - 86
Date sunk - 23 Mar 1918
Type of vessel - Steam drifter
How sunk – Mined
Former names – None
Wreck height - 4m

While on minesweeping duties when she spotted a new unreported minefield laid by UC-17. The ‘New Dawn’ struck a mine about the stern then immediately afterwards amidships.

The wreck lies quite broken. Her boiler being the highest part.