Tyne and Wear HER(12939): Marsden, Camel Island, unidentified wreck - Details
Marsden, Camel Island, unidentified wreck
An unidentified wreck lies behind Camel Island (a rock with two humps). The wreck is well broken up but framework, engine block and prop can still be seen (Collings). Ian Spokes database notes the wreck of a steamship lying under 5m of water at Camel Island.
Peter Collings, 1991, The New Divers Guide to the North-East Coast, page 24; Ian T. Spokes Wreck Database; National Monuments Record