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Baron Garioch


Baron Garioch
 
Baron Garioch  
Dive Category Wreck
Dive Type Band 35
Max. depth: 38 (M)
Trip Time: 3H :30M

Max Depth - 38m
Tonnage - 1831
Length - 265
Date sunk - 28 Oct 1917
Type of vessel - Steam Ship
How sunk - Torpedoed
Former names - Kirkstall ex Lady Olivia
Wreck height - 6m

Travelling from Calais for Liverpool  the Baron Garioch was torpedoed by UC-32.


The wreck lies almost upright. The barrel of the gun lies just off the stern. A brass letter 'N' was recovered off the wreck in 2012.