Also known as
Stubborn, P238
Interest
Wreck
Popularity
Medium
Depth
45m (avg), 56m (max)
Qualification
Technical
Shore access
Boat only
Location
35.9825°N 14.4460°E (Exact)
Rating
★★★★ from 1 diver

HMS Stubborn (P238) is a submarine wreck in Malta, located about 3 km north-east of Qawra Point. The wreck lies on a sandy bottom fairly upright and intact, tilted towards starboard side. Maximum depth is 56 m and top part around 50 m deep, making Stubborn dive suitable only for technical or very experienced divers.

HMS Stubborn was a S-class British submarine, 66 m in length and 7 m wide. Stubborn was scuttled on purpose by Royal Navy on 30th April 1946 as a submarine sonar training target.

More info about HMS Stubborn dive site

http://wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?37305
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Stubborn_(P238)
https://uboat.net/allies/warships/ship/3455.html
http://www.calypsosac.org/dive-sites/19-wrecks-malta/62-hms-stubborn

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Mika Tanninen, April 2016:
★★★★

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