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Thor

Location

Lyngholm

Position

59 33N 05 16E

Depth

15m

Chart

17

According to a dive centre at Haugesund, a wreck lies here in shallow water. It is possibly the steamer Thor, built in Dublin in 1867. She sank in a storm in March 1906 with the loss of 39 lives. The wreck was salvaged in place by a Stavanger company, and very little remains.

courtesy of Geir