Shipwreck Databases Western Australian Museum

Kiryo Maru (29440)

Cathedral Rocks, Rottnest Island

Position of wrecking:32°0128 – 115.26.95


Ship Built

Master Mergume Amegata

When Built 1970

Ship Lost

Gouped Region Metro

Sinking Propeller shaft broke

Crew 18

When Lost 29440

Where Lost Cathedral Rocks, Rottnest Island

Latitude -32.020345

Longitude 115.449514

Position Information GPS2002

Port To Fremantle

Minimum Depth of site 6.00

Ship Details

Engine N

Museum Reference

Official Number 108237

Unique Number 907

Sunk Code Wrecked and sunk

File Number 2012/0009/SG _MA-455/71

Protected Not protected Federal

Found Y

Inspected Y

Date Inspected 2010/02/07

Confidential NO