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Wreck "VP-Boot"

Former steam trawler

The following symbols indicate scouring and direction of current.

Scouring Direction of current
              Scouring             Direction of current

 

First investigation
On the forecastle, one gun about 7.5 or 8.8 cm. Foreship stem position NE, approx.  60° starboard list, sloping slightly sternward. After body probably buried in sand or destroyed. The stem sticks out about 2.5 m from the seabed. Numerous wreckage parts stick out of the ground. The shallowest depth of 13.2 m is measured above the gun.
Wreck "VP-Boot" 1954

 

8 years and 1 month later
Wreck has a 60° list to starboard, partly buried in sand and heavily damaged. The shallowest depth of 11.9 m is measured above the ship’s port side close to the forecastle.
Wreck "VP-Boot" 1962

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