Type of vessel - Steam ship

How sunk – Torpedoed

Former names – None

Wreck height - 7m

Travelling from New York to London via Plymouth with 6100 tons of cargo the ‘Fluent’ when torpedoed by the mine laying U-boat UC-65. All 29 crew evacuated successfully.

The wreck lies over to starboard and the forward holds appear to be stuffed full of projectiles, but they are in fact ‘round cornered billets’.

South Coast Ship Wrecks

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