Schooner – Captain Sydney Bate. (Details LARN) – Scuttled using charges by a German Submarine, 15 miles SSW Portland. Cargo METALS (Ferrous). Survivors saved by sailing vessel IOANNA, and landed at Plymouth. Same submarine was reported to have sunk a sailing barge called IRO, where not reported. Refs. PRO: Kew Adm. 137/2960; LCWLR: WW1, p50 & Lloyd’s Register: 1912-13 No. 172(F).
Western Times – Monday 07 August 1916
Day of Loss: 3
Month of Loss: 8
Year of Loss: 1916