New Jersey Scuba Diving
Western World ( "Spring Lake Wreck" )
- shipwreck, sailing ship, England
- ( 287 x 38 ft ) 2458 gross tons, 300+ passengers & crew
- Saturday October 22, 1853
ran aground in heavy fog - no casualties
- 25 ft
"two congealed lumps"
Beach replenishment operations in the vicinity of this wreck can not have improved it.
Images from New Jersey Beach Diver courtesy of Capt. Dan Berg of AquaExplorers.
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