Ulysses

Egypt,Red Sea

Ulysses was launched in November 1860 after being built by R. & W. Hawthorn Leslie Co. Ltd in Hebburn On Tyne in England. She was put in service for Ocean Stemship Company in London and the route between England and China. During a journey from London to Penang in Malaysia she hit ground at Gobal Sheghir in the morning 16.August 1887. In the following days most of the cargo was salvaged before she sank. The wreck rest today with the bow as the shallowest point on 6 meter, and the stern at 30 meter north of Gobal Sheghir.


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Ulysses

311,7 x 32,8 x 22,9 f
     
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1989 grt
Hebburn On Tyne ( UK ) 1870
London ( UK )

27 41' 12" N, 33 48' 10"E
( Source: Tour Egypt )


Last updated: November 2018