Cominoland

Malta,Mediterranean

Cominoland was a former British M class minelayer from Royal Navy that ended up in Malta in 1966. She did service both as a tourist boat and a local ferry under the names Minor IV and Monir Eagle. After decades of service she was scuttled outside the island of Gozo as an artificial reef and dive attraction in August 2006. The wreck rest today on a depth of 30 to 45 meter outside Xatt-I-Ahmar southeast of Gozo.


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Cominoland
Miner 6, Minor IV,Minor Eagle 33,6 x 8,0 2,4 m
     
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295 grt Dartmouth ( UK ) 1942 Valetta ( MT )

36.0173°N 14.2873°E
( Source: Dive Wise )


Picture: Cominoland
Courtesy of Shipspotting