Category Archives: submarines

Diving the MT Haven ..

Posted by Mark Lyons in diving, Fun, Motoviation, submarines, swimming, Uncategorized, Wild swimming | Leave a comment

“ MT Haven was a VLCC (very large crude carrier),which In 1991, while loaded with 144,000 tonnes (1 million barrels) of crude oil, exploded, caught fire and sank off the coast of Genoa, Italy, killing six Cypriot crew and flooding the Mediterranean with up to 50,000 tonnes of crude oil.[1] It broke in two … Continue reading

Dive Dive Dive … The U-12 German U-Boat

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I just had an amazing weekend with the top dogs of the North East wreck diving  MarineQuest over in Eyemouth. Fantastic North Sea diving with great mates new and old. I was fortunate enough to dive both the Glanmire wreck with crazy fins … Continue reading