GIBEL HAMAM

Steamship [33M] – Captain J. Sapp. Cargo COAL. (Detail in LARN) – Sunk (Torpedoed) by German Submarine UB-103, off Abbotsbury, 15 miles S of Portland Bill. Clarke: GPS: 50 35.86N; 02 53.06W) Dictionary of Disaster at Sea: Vol. 1 p271; LCWLR: British Merchant Ships sunk by U-Boats: WW1, p22; Burnet: p62 & Lloyd’s Register: 1918-9 No. 23(C).


Day of Loss: 14

Month of Loss: 9

Year of Loss: 1918


Longitude: 50 35.86

Latitude: 02 53.06


Approximate Depth: 33

Aliases, aka: GIBEL HANAM, BAMBURGH