Ships hit during WWI

Maindy Bridge

NameMaindy Bridge
TypeSteamer
GRT3,653 tons
Country  British
Built1899
BuilderTyne Iron SB. Co., Ltd., Newcastle
OperatorMaindy Shipping Co., Ltd. (Jenkins, Richards & Evans, Ld.), North Shields (Cardiff)
History

U-boat attacks on Steamer Maindy Bridge


DateU-boatLoss typePositionLocationRouteCargoCasualties
18 Dec 1917UC 49 (Hans K√ľkenthal)Sunk4 miles ENE of Sunderland
55° 01'N, 1° 18'W
Middlesbrough - Tyne
in ballast
2

Position of attack on Maindy Bridge


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