Tyne and Wear HER(12967): Tynemouth, Lerwick - Details
A British steamer of 562 tons. 409 feet long. She was bombed in the mouth of the Tyne, exact location unknown (Collings). A 5620T steamship bombed off the mouth of Tyne although the Spokes database suggests that the wreck may lie off the coast at Whitby/Robin Hoods Bay. The date of the sinking is recorded as 13th January 1942.
Peter Collings, 1991, The New Divers Guide to the North-East Coast, page 33; National Monuments Record, Ian T. Spokes Wreck Database, Inga Project