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Huscarle Supporting Member of TMP18 Oct 2016 11:49 p.m. PST

Experts believe the vessel could be the UB-85, a sub sunk by HMS Coreopsis in 1918, according to official records.

However, naval folklore suggests it may have been attacked by a "sea monster".

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MHoxie19 Oct 2016 1:50 a.m. PST

Moldy rye bread causing the only ergotism induced warship sinking?

Coelacanth19 Oct 2016 6:57 a.m. PST

Just in time for Halloween! laugh Thanks, Huscarle.

Ron

daler240D Supporting Member of TMP19 Oct 2016 6:58 a.m. PST

good stuff!!

Coelacanth193819 Oct 2016 7:16 a.m. PST

Sorry to say, this is the first time I've heard about this.

attilathepun4719 Oct 2016 10:46 p.m. PST

This discovery actually made it onto the BBC World News tonight.

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