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The list of shipwrecks in November 1914 includes some ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during November 1914.


November 1914
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1 November[]

2 November[]

3 November[]

  • Copious ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The drifter struck a mine and sank in the North Sea off Great Yarmouth, Norfolk with the loss of nine of her ten crew.[3]
  • HMS D5 ( Royal Navy): World War I: The D-class submarine struck a mine and sank in the North Sea off Great Yarmouth with the loss of twenty of her 25 crew.
  • Fraternal ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The drifter struck a mine and sank in the North Sea off Great Yarmouth with the loss of six of her ten crew.[3]
  • HMT Ivanhoe ( Royal Navy): The naval trawler ran aground and was wrecked off Leith, Lothian.[4]
  • Will and Maggie ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The trawler struck a mine and sank in the North Sea 17 nautical miles (31 km) north east by north of Lowestoft, Suffolk with the loss of three of her crew.[5]

4 November[]

5 November[]

6 November[]

9 November[]

  • Ayesha ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The sailing vessel was captured in the Indian Ocean off North Keeling Island by SMS Emden ( Kaiserliche Marine). She was scuttled on 14 December.[8]

SMS Emden

10 November[]

  • Speculator ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The fishing smack struck a mine and sank in the North Sea off the coast of Norfolk with the loss of five of her crew.[5]

11 November[]

12 November[]

  • Duchesse de Guiche ( France): The coaster foundered in the English Channel off Le Havre, Seine-Maritime with the loss of eleven of her crew.[10]

15 November[]

  • Kenilworth ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): The cargo ship ran aground on the Black Middens, in the North Sea off the coast of Northumberland. Her crew were taken off by lifeboats.[11]

16 November[]

  • North Wales ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The cargo ship was scuttled in the Pacific Ocean 360 nautical miles (670 km) south west of Valparaiso, Chile by SMS Dresden ( Kaiserliche Marine).[8]

17 November[]

18 November[]

  • Dirigo ( United States): The coaster foundered in the Pacific Ocean.[13]
  • Petrel ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): The schooner foundered at Castletown, Isle of Man. Her crew were rescued.[14]
  • Seymolicus ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The trawler struck a mine and sank in the North Sea off the coast of Norfolk with the loss of nine of her crew.[5]
  • Thistle ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): The cargo liner ran aground in the River Foyle, County Londonderry. Her passengers were taken off.[15] She was refloated the next day.[16]

19 November[]

  • Madeira ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): The cargo ship foundered in the Bay of Biscay 30 nautical miles (56 km) off Brest, Finistère, France. Her crew were rescued by Mars ( Norway).[15]

20 November[]

  • Lord Carnarvon ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The trawler struck a mine and sank in the North Sea off Great Yarmouth, Norfolk with the loss of ten of her crew.[5]

21 November[]

  • HMT Spider ( Royal Navy): The naval trawler was driven ashore at Lowestoft, Suffolk and was wrecked. All thirteen crew were rescued by the lifeboat Kentwell (RNLI FLAG.png Royal National Lifeboat Institution).[17]

22 November[]

23 November[]

24 November[]

  • Hanalei ( United States): The passenger ship ran aground on the Duxbury Reef, in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of California, and was wrecked with the loss of eighteen lives.[23]

25 November[]

26 November[]

HMS Bulwark

  • HMS Bulwark ( Royal Navy): The Formidable-class battleship was sunk in the River Medway off Sheerness, Kent by an internal explosion with the loss of 738 of her 750 crew.
  • Nygaard ( Norway): The cargo ship ran aground at Esbjerg, Denmark. She sank on or about 6 December.[24][25]
  • Primo ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): The cargo ship was shelled and sunk in the English Channel 6 nautical miles (11 km) north west by north of Cap d'Antifer, Seine-Maritime, France by SM U-21 ( Kaiserliche Marine). Her crew survived.[8][26]

27 November[]

  • Khartoum ( United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland): World War I: The cargo ship struck a mine and sank in the North Sea 20 nautical miles (37 km) east south east of Spurn Point, Yorkshire.[8]

29 November[]

  • Albany ( German Empire): The cargo ship was destroyed by fire at Syracuse, Sicily, Italy.[27]

30 November[]

  • SMS S124 ( Kaiserliche Marine): The S90-class torpedo boat collided with Anglodane ( Denmark) and sank in the Baltic Sea with the loss of a crew member.[7]

Unknown date[]

References[]

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  9. "HMS Niger". Uboat.net. http://uboat.net/wwi/ships_hit/4394.html. Retrieved 26 September 2012. 
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  17. "HMT Spider (FY54) [+1914"]. Wrecksite. http://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?70197. Retrieved 20 February 2013. 
  18. "BRITISH NAVAL VESSELS LOST AT SEA Part 1 of 2 - Abadol (oiler) to Lynx (destroyer)". Naval History. http://www.naval-history.net/WW1LossesBrRNA-L.htm. Retrieved 2 February 2013. 
  19. "Deaths after the end of the Great War". Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre. http://www.scarboroughsmaritimeheritage.org.uk/greatwar/s36-post-war.php. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  20. "Malachite". Uboat.net. http://uboat.net/wwi/ships_hit/3843.html. Retrieved 27 September 2012. 
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  22. "Error: no |title= specified when using {{Cite web}}". 24 November 1914. 
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  24. "Error: no |title= specified when using {{Cite web}}". 7 December 1914. 
  25. "Error: no |title= specified when using {{Cite web}}". 6 December 1914. 
  26. "Primo". Uboat.net. http://uboat.net/wwi/ships_hit/4913.html. Retrieved 27 September 2012. 
  27. "Error: no |title= specified when using {{Cite web}}". 30 November 1914. 
Ship events in 1914
Ship launches: 1909 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919
Ship commissionings: 1909 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919
Ship decommissionings: 1909 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919
Shipwrecks: 1909 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919

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