Pendennis U-Boats

Pendennis U-Boats

As part of the Forgotten Wrecks project, staff and volunteers from the Maritime Archaeology Trust have been looking into the U-boat remains off Pendennis Point, Cornwall. A number of ex-German submarines were known to have been wrecked here after the war but the identity of the U-boats and how they came to be there has long been shrouded in confusion and rumour. Historical research in The National Archives and diving by Mark Milburn of Atlantic Scuba enabled more light to be shed on this fascinating story.

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