Scapa Flow Dive Guide
Friday, July 06, 2007 - 01:42 AM - 5 years, ago 10 months
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On Midsummers Day in 1919, a German Admiral ordered the German High Seas Fleet to be scuttled. Seventy-four German ships had been anchored at the Orkney Islands of Scotland. They were sunk to prevent them being divided up amongst the allies. Many of the ships were recovered for salvage; but those remaining submerged have helped make Scapa Flow into one of the most popular dive sites in Europe. Lawson Wood's new book is a comprehensive guide to diving Scapa Flow. Read full review...