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Shipwreck Data

Vessel Name Progress
Other Names  
Vessel Type Dredge
Owner  
Length / Beam / Draft (feet) 110' /  /
Tonnage  
Hull Construction  
Propulsion None
Cargo  
Built  
Date of Loss November 23, 1940
Reason for Loss Foundered while in tow of tug Mary Arnold
Fatalities  
Location 2 miles south of Charlestown ( RI) breachway, location marked on NOAA chart as "Wks"
Coordinates (Lat/Lon)  
Coordinates (Loran C) 14530.0 / 43961.1
Water Depth (feet) 60'
Typical Visibility (feet)  
Wreck Condition Broken up and scattered
Diving Considerations  
Other Information The wreck of the Mary Arnold is located nearby (see Mary Arnold)
Attention Divers
The information on this page was obtained from a variety of sources. Although we have attempted to make it as accurate as possible, it may contain errors.  For your personal safety, use extreme caution when diving on this wreck.

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