Record Details

NHER Number:18759
Type of record:Maritime
Name:World War Two wreck

Summary

A wreck is marked on an Admiralty chart of 1957. It is of the SS Jevington, which was mined whilst in a convoy in 1940.

Images - none

Location

Parish:NORTH SEA, -, NORFOLK

Full description

Wreck.
Marked on Admiralty chart 1957 as at 53 degrees 07' north, 1 degree 26' east.
E. Rose (NAU), 28 January 1983.

SS Jevington Court, mined in convoy 24 February 1940.
Ribs found protruding through sand.
Highest point is boiler standing 3.6m (12 feet) above sea bed in 1972.
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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