Ships hit during WWI

Highbury

NameHighbury
TypeSteamer
GRT4,831 tons
Country  British
Built1912
BuilderBartram & Sons, Sunderland
OperatorBritain SS. Co., Ltd. (Watts, Watts & Co., Ltd.), London
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Highbury


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
114 Jun 1917U 82 (Hans Adam)SunkAbout 100 miles WSW of Bishop Rock
48° 25'N, 10° 28'W
Antofagasta - Birkenhead
nitrate
40

Sunk with no survivors; vessel posted as missing.

Position of attack on Highbury

ship sunk.


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