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HER Number:MDV57620
Name:Wreck of the Queenswood off Hartland

Summary

Site of the wreck of the Queenswood a British steamer sunk by a German submarine six miles south west of Hartland in 1917.

Location

Grid Reference:SS 224 275
Map Sheet:SS22NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishUnknown
Civil ParishHartland
DistrictTorridge
Ecclesiastical ParishHARTLAND
Ecclesiastical ParishOFFSHORE

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SS22NW77
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS22NW/36/27

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • WRECK (Sunk, World War I - 1917 AD to 1917 AD)

Full description

National Monuments Record, SS22NW77 (National Monuments Record Database). SDV339918.

British steamer named Queenswood sunk by submarine 6 miles south west of Hartland, 1917. Steel hull built by Ropner and Son, Stockton, 1897. P 29', B 60', F 31'. Registered Middlesborough. Owner: Constantine and Pickering Steam Ship Company. Master: Peacock.


Lloyd's of London, 1915 - 1916, Untitled Source, 71 (Q) (Article in Monograph). SDV339913.


HMSO, 1919, British Vessels Lost at Sea 1914-1918, 33 (Monograph). SDV343552.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1973, 1156 (Cartographic). SDV767.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1974, 1164b (Cartographic). SDV769.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1978, 2675 (Cartographic). SDV772.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1979, 1178 (Cartographic). SDV770.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1979, 1179 (Cartographic). SDV771.


United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, 1980, 1123 (Cartographic). SDV766.


Larn, R. + Larn, B., 1995, Shipwreck Index of the British Isles. Isles of Scilly, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset (Monograph). SDV763.


Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J., 2007, The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report, No. 43 (Report - Assessment). SDV339712.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV339712Report - Assessment: Collings, A. G. + Manning, P. T. + Valentin, J.. 2007. The North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Phase 1. Archaeological Survey. Summary Report. Exeter Archaeology Report. 06.22 (rev.1). A4 Stapled + Digital. No. 43.
SDV339913Article in Monograph: Lloyd's of London. 1915 - 1916. Lloyd's Register. Microfiche. 71 (Q).
SDV339918National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. SS22NW77. National Monuments Record Index. Unknown.
SDV343552Monograph: HMSO. 1919. British Vessels Lost at Sea 1914-1918. British Vessels Lost at Sea 1914-1918. Unknown. 33.
SDV763Monograph: Larn, R. + Larn, B.. 1995. Shipwreck Index of the British Isles. Isles of Scilly, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset. Shipwreck Index of the British Isles. Isles of Scilly, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset. Hardback Volume.
SDV766Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1980. 1123. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV767Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1973. 1156. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV769Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1974. 1164b. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV770Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1979. 1178. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV771Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1979. 1179. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.
SDV772Cartographic: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. 1978. 2675. Admiralty Chart. Unknown.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 25 2015 9:32AM