Ships hit during WWI

Boyne Castle

NameBoyne Castle
GRT245 tons
Country  British
BuilderDundee SB. Co., Ltd., Dundee
OperatorBanffshire Steamshipping Co, Banff

U-boat attacks on Steamer Boyne Castle

DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
17 Feb 1917UB 22 (Bernhard Putzier)SunkStopped and sunk by gunfire 12 miles NE of Abbs Head

MacDuff - Sunderland
in ballast

Wreck located and identified in 2008.

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