World War IDS Dronning Maud

DS Dronning Maud was struck by a mine on September 1, 1916, by a mine from the German U-boat UC-1 near Southwold lighthouse. The ship was en route from London via Grimsby to Kem in the White Sea, carrying cement. Three people lost their lives in the shipwreck. (Source: Sjø

Maritime enquiry: Dronning Maud

(Source: Sjøforklaringer over norske skibes krigsforlis, 1914-1918. B. 1 : 1914, 1915, 1916, via

About DS Dronning Maud

  • Nationality


  • Built


  • Wrecked


  • Carrier

    Ivar An. Christensen mfl., Kristiania

  • Tonnage

    1775 dvt