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East Orkney

    Description:

38.05 knots - bearing 217.05

During WW1 block ships were used to protect the British fleet in Scapa Flow, until 14th October 1939 when U47 got in and sank the Royal Oak. Churchill ordered the building of the barriers.

Date:

01:18pm 11/07/2008

Latitude:

58.87982 (58°52’47”N)

Longitude:

-2.90596 (2°54’21”W)

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