Largest diveable warship [Canada]

Last updated: March 8, 2018 at 5:09 am

HMS Raleigh – Displacement: 12,000 tons / Length: 184 m (605 ft). The Hawkins-class heavy cruiser ran aground at L’Anse Amour, Labrador, on August 8, 1922. The wreck now lies at depths between 6 m and 9 m (20-30 ft).

SOURCE:
Rohmer, Richard. 2003. Raleigh on the Rocks: The Shipwreck of HMS Raleigh. St. John’s: Creative Publishing.

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HMS RaleighRoyal eyesore in Labrador

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