Dive Site Name: SS Australbush Dive Type: Wreck Dive

Tonnage: 4398 tonnes             Length: 150ft        Cargo: 

Date Lost: 1917      How Lost:  Torpedoed by German Submarine

Max Depth Seabed: 60m     Depth to top of Wreck: 56m

Minimum Qualification: Technical

Australbush SS was an defensively armed British steamer weighing 4,398 tons. She was traveling from Le Havre to Cardiff when she was torpedoed by German submarine UC-31 in 1917. Fished regularly in the 70´s. She has been identified by recovering the telegraph.

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