HMS DEFENCE

Information:

port, place of departure:                              Dodemandsbjergene,

depth above the wreck:                               NDA,

depth at the bottom:                                   7 m,

level of diver training:                                  beginner,

diving type:                                                wreck,

diving period:                                             whole year,

visibility max:                                            30 m,

water temperature:                                    2 - 15 °C,

available from:                                           boat,

currents:                                                   occurs,

warnings:                                                  none.

Wreck description:

HMS DEFENCE is a wreck of the British ship located at the west coast of Denmark, which lies at a depth of 7 m. This is a perfect diving space for persons with novice level of training. Built in 1758, had a length of 51.2 m. It reached speeds of 23 knots. In many sea battles, among others under Trafalgar, under Ushant, Cuddalore. It sunk on 24 December 1811, as a result of breaking. Almost the entire crew lost their life. A layer of ooze is covering the wreck. The area is characterized by many sea organisms.

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