The best selling guide to Scapa Flow has now been updated. This expanded 100th Anniversary Edition now includes more wreck details, photographs and a completely new section on aeroplane wrecks. If you are looking for a comprehensive up-to-date guide to Scapa Flow this book is a must have.
Scapa Flow has international acclaim as one of the top five wreck diving locations in the world and has more diveable wreckage than any other area in Europe. The shipwrecks are a mixture of battleships, cruisers and destroyers from the German High Seas Battle Fleet scuttled towards the end of WWI and the direct actions of the British Admiralty which sank a further 43 ships during both world conflicts to block the entrances to Scapa Flow.
• The definitive guide to diving Scapa Flow.
• Comprehensive guide to the Orkney Islands history and wildlife.
• Detailed descriptions of every dive.
• Highly detailed full colour maps of all wreck locations.
• Superb archive and full colour world class photography throughout.
About the Author
Lawson Wood has written more than 50 historical and diving books. He is a founding member of the Marine Conservation Society and founder of the St. Abbs and Eyemouth Voluntary Marine Nature Reserve in Scotland. He made photographic history by becoming a Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society and Fellow of the British Institute of Professional Photographers solely for underwater photography. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.