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: 26/01/1918
Depth (seabed): 52m
Locally known as Gordon’s wreck, the Merwede was en-passage from Leith to Rotterdam with a cargo of coal. She sank in 6 minutes after hitting a mine.