Dive Sites

Belfast Lough

The Grid

Depth 2-8m
Seabed Mud / Sand
Diving Experience Ocean Diver

S.S. Annagher

Vessel Type Steam Coaster
Date of Loss 11th December 1937
Cause of Loss Swamped
Charted Depth 15m
Height of Wreck 3m (Scattered Plate)
Seabed Mud
Diving Experience Ocean Diver

S.S. Chirripo

Vessel Type Armed Cargo Liner
Date of Loss 28th December 1917
Cause of Loss Mined
Charted Depth 28m
Height of Wreck 12m
Seabed Gravel & Sand
Diving Experience
  • Ocean Diver (Stay on Handrail)
  • Sport Diver (recommended)

Strangford Lough

M.Y. Alastor

Vessel Type Luxury Motor Yacht
Date of Loss 11th March 1946
Cause of Loss Fire
Charted Depth 23m
Height of Wreck 7m
Seabed Silt & Mud
Diving Experience Ocean Diver

Upcoming Events

  • Open Water (Sea) Swimming 2018
    7th May 2018 18:30 - 3rd September 2018 20:00

    Ballyholme Seals Ballyholme Yacht Club will be hosting Open Water Swimming again this summer in association with members of the Eddie Skelly Memorial Swim and…

  • Women on Water 2018
    1st May 2018 18:30 - 14th August 2018 21:30

    New to sailing?  Female?  Then this course is for you. WOW is designed specifically for novice sailors. It starts at 6:30pm on Tuesdays and finishes…

  • Dolphins & Sharks - pre-registration
    4th May 2018 18:00 - 15th June 2018 20:00

    Dolphins & Sharks 2018 This year, it all kicks off on Friday, April 13th.  All interested parents should come along at 7pm to learn more…

  • Friday Night (Adult) Sailing
    4th May 2018 18:30 - 29th June 2018 20:30

    Friday Night (Adult) Sailing returns this summer running for May and June to start with. The first evening will be Friday 4th May starting at…

  • RYA Adult Level 1
    5th May 2018 09:30 - 15th July 2018 16:30

    Adult beginner sailing courses The scheme is comprised of a series of two-day sailing courses enabling you to progress quickly from beginner to expert in…

  • RYA Safety Boat 2018
    17th March 2018 09:30 - 12th August 2018 17:00

    This two-day course provides the skills required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies, windsurfers or canoes, or for racing or training activities.

  • RYA Adult Level 2 June
    9th June 2018 09:30 - 10th June 2018 16:30

    RYA Adult Improver's Sailing Course A two-day course enabling you to progress quickly from your beginner Level 1 course and setting out the foundations of…

  • Family Sailing Course - Level 1
    19th May 2018 09:30 - 12th August 2018 16:30

    This weekend course is the perfect opportunity for the family to learn a new skill together. It aims to teach and develop the basic sailing…

  • RYA Powerboat Level 2 2018
    3rd February 2018 09:30 - 25th November 2018 17:00

    This two-day course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence.

  • RYA Youth Sailing - Stage 1 & 2 - July 2nd - 6th
    2nd July 2018 09:30 - 6th July 2018 16:30

    This course provide an introduction to sailing for anyone aged 8 yrs upwards. No prior knowledge is necessary for Stage 1.  You will learn to…