The Auriana was torpedoed by German submarine UB67 on 4 February 1918. It was taken in tow by a trawler, but broke tow in force 9 gales and was driven onto rocks at Port-na-Parstan. The wreck is well broken up, but the boilers and debris field are recognisable.
Moir and Crawford 1997, 155-6
Location of this dive site
Location (Lat/Long): 56.6025, -6.325278 (Google map window)
Planning your dive: Site is exposed, and subject tot currents at some states of the tide.
Depth range: 15m to 20m
Distance: The site is 44km from Lochaline Dive Centre.
WARNING: Some Latitude and Longitude data taken from the literature is quite inaccurate, we are tidying this up here, but you are advised to take transits for wreck sites/check buoys if you are diving from your own boat. Transits and further details for most wreck sites are available in the Dive Centre.