Marine Quest – inspiring diving around St Abbs, Eyemouth and the Firth of Forth. The Harbourside – first-class accommodation for divers and walkers.


Type: Steamship
Date of loss: 23/04/1917
Depth (seabed): 72m
The steamship Auriac was attacked by gunfire from the Submarine UC-44. All 16 crew took to the lifeboat and were eventually picked up by 2 local fishing boats and landed at St Abbs. The wreck very intact lying upright on the seabed, the cargo of oil drums are still in her holds. Diver recovered a bell in 2010 identifying the wreck.