Position – 50 41.74N 0 33.70E

Circumstances of loss

Date of loss – 25 March 1911 sunk following collision with the Irisbrook.

Voyage – Brest – Dunkirk in ballast


The Ville de Bordeaux was renamed from Antilles. The Ville deBordeaux lies to the stern of the Irisbrook.


Built – 1881 – Napier Shanks & Bell

Owners – Companie Des Bateaux a Vapeur Nord

Dimensions – 1393 tons 82m x 10m x 5m

Diving Information

The Ville de Bordeaux lies upright in a general depth of 38m. The Irisbrook sunk with her.