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 The Benwood Wreck

USA, Florida, Keys, Upper Keys

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Exact

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Latitude: 25° 3.16' N
Longitude: 80° 20.02' W

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English (Translate this text in English): The wreck is located 5 nm offshore. It is marked by 4 buoys (B1 to B4).

English (Translate this text in English): The wreck is located 5 nm offshore. It is marked by 4 buoys (B1 to B4).

The wreck is located 5 nm offshore. It is marked by 4 buoys (B1 to B4).

English (Translate this text in English): The wreck is located 5 nm offshore. It is marked by 4 buoys (B1 to B4).

English (Translate this text in English): The wreck is located 5 nm offshore. It is marked by 4 buoys (B1 to B4).

English (Translate this text in English): The wreck is located 5 nm offshore. It is marked by 4 buoys (B1 to B4).

English (Translate this text in English): The wreck is located 5 nm offshore. It is marked by 4 buoys (B1 to B4).

English (Translate this text in English): The wreck is located 5 nm offshore. It is marked by 4 buoys (B1 to B4).

English (Translate this text in English): The wreck is located 5 nm offshore. It is marked by 4 buoys (B1 to B4).

How? By boat

Distance Good boat time (< 30min)

Easy to find? Hard to find

 Dive site Characteristics

Average depth 10.0 m / 32.8 ft

Max depth 17.0 m / 55.8 ft

Current Low ( < 1 knot)

Visibility Good ( 10 - 30 m)

Quality

Dive site quality Standard

Experience CMAS * / OW

Bio interest Interesting

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Dive type

- Wreck

Dive site activities

- Photography

Dangers

 Additional Information

English (Translate this text in English): The Benwood was a freighter, built in 1910. She was 360 feet long with a 51 foot beam. It sunk in 1942.

English (Translate this text in English): The Benwood was a freighter, built in 1910. She was 360 feet long with a 51 foot beam. It sunk in 1942.

The Benwood was a freighter, built in 1910. She was 360 feet long with a 51 foot beam. It sunk in 1942.

English (Translate this text in English): The Benwood was a freighter, built in 1910. She was 360 feet long with a 51 foot beam. It sunk in 1942.

English (Translate this text in English): The Benwood was a freighter, built in 1910. She was 360 feet long with a 51 foot beam. It sunk in 1942.

English (Translate this text in English): The Benwood was a freighter, built in 1910. She was 360 feet long with a 51 foot beam. It sunk in 1942.

English (Translate this text in English): The Benwood was a freighter, built in 1910. She was 360 feet long with a 51 foot beam. It sunk in 1942.

English (Translate this text in English): The Benwood was a freighter, built in 1910. She was 360 feet long with a 51 foot beam. It sunk in 1942.

English (Translate this text in English): The Benwood was a freighter, built in 1910. She was 360 feet long with a 51 foot beam. It sunk in 1942.

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The Benwood Wreck
United States of America

The Benwood Wreck
United States of America

The Benwood Wreck
United States of America

The Benwood Wreck
United States of America

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The Benwood Wreck
By ElTorres
May 4, 2009
Mariconnnnn -
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The Benwood Wreck
By ElTorres
May 2, 2009
el garca - Como nos cago el amigo Rob, si vamos... ... a donde quiro yo!!!!   Pero no importa porque le vomite el barco   juaaaa!!!!
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The Benwood Wreck
By TColJeep
Apr 13, 2006
Benwood - This was an excellent second dive. A swhallow wreck after diving the Spiegel Grove at 130 ft. Lots of marine life and some great photo ops of the deteriorating wreck. If you find yourself with the option of a reef or the Benwood, this is the one to d
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Trip: Miami 2009
By ElTorres
From May 1, 2009 to May 9, 2009
Viaje inagural de buceo y visita a los parque de Orlando con mi amigo Willy
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YorkBoy avatar
Trip: Key Largo 05_05
By YorkBoy
From May 6, 2005 to May 9, 2005

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