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Barnegat Light Artificial Reef

New Jersey Reefs

3.1 Nautical Miles off Barnegat

Barnegat Light reef is scattered throughout with Army tanks, and tire units, and also Reef Balls ( not shown. ) Minimum clearance at mean low water is 40 feet.

Barnegat Light Artificial Reef


#9

Barnegat Light Reef

#9 reef

Type:
shipwreck, tow boat, originally USCG patrol boat
Specs:
( 40 x 12 ft )
Sponsor:
Artificial Reef Association, Jim Lees
Sunk:
Wednesday July 31, 1995
GPS:
39°45.127' -74°01.297'

#9 reef


Antares

Barnegat Light Reef

Antares reef

Type:
shipwreck, sailboat
Specs:
( 41 x 8 ft )
Sponsor:
John Deckert
Sunk:
Friday April 19, 1996
GPS:
39°45.067' -74°01.892'

Antares reef
All decking was removed prior to sinking, the hull itself is steel.


Coleman barges

Barnegat Light Reef

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Type:
shipwreck, barge (2)
Specs:
( 50 ft )
Sponsor:
Kevin Coleman
Sunk:
Tuesday July 21, 2015
GPS - 1:
39°45.500' -74°01.650'
GPS - 2:
39°45.350' -74°01.600'


"Gary Smith" barge

Barnegat Light Reef

Type:
shipwreck, barge (2)
Specs:
( 43 ft )
Sunk:
Sunday Sept 5, 2010
Dedication:
Gary Smith
GPS:
39°45.050' -74°01.400'


"Joe Houston" / "Johnny Mesday"

Barnegat Light Reef

Joe Houston reef
Johnny Mesday reef

Type:
shipwreck, barge (2)
Specs:
( 40 ft )
Sponsor:
Kevin Coleman, Coleman Construction Co.
Dedication:
Joe Houston, Johnny Mesday
Sunk:
Tuesday Nov 28, 2006
GPS - Houston:
39°45.078' -74°01.146'
GPS - Mesday:
39°45.079' -74°01.445'

These two nearly identical small deck barges are sunk very close to each other.


"Tuna Sub"

Barnegat Light Reef

Tuna Sub reef

Type:
shipwreck, barge
Built:
circa 1990, NY USA
Specs:
( 42 x 22 ft )
Sponsor:
Forked River Tuna Club
Dedication:
someone's lunch
Sunk:
Tuesday May 21, 2002
GPS:
39°45.973' -74°01.459'


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