The Poldown (Wreck Dive)


Poldown, Divernet, John Liddiard, Max Ellis, Divernet, wreck diving in Cornwall, Trevose Head

The 1370-ton steamship Poldown, a cargo vessel, struck a mine laid by UC51 while carrying coal from Penarth to Boulogne. It happened on 9 October, 1917 off off Trevose Head, north Cornwall.

 The full story can be found on Divernet.

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