Record Details

NHER Number:18749
Type of record:Maritime
Name:World War Two wreck

Summary

A wreck is marked on an Admiralty chart of 1957. It is probably the Teddington, which was torpedoed in 1941.

Images - none

Location

Parish:NORTH SEA, -, NORFOLK

Full description

Wreck.
Marked on Admiralty chart 1957 as at 52 degrees 56' north, 1 degree 21' east.
E. Rose (NAU), 28 January 1983.

Teddington, torpedoed and caught fire 17 September 1941 en route to Calcutta from London.
Is this information correct; was it off course? E. Rose (NAU). Wreck dispersed 1955.
Only a few steel plates left 1970.
See details in file.
E. Rose (NAU), 27 January 1984.

Monument Types

  • WRECK (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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