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The American Shipwreck  New Jersey's (Wreck Valley)
Historical and current New Jersey Shipwreck Information and images for scuba divers and fisherman.
 
AMERICAN

Sunk 6-3-1985. The American was built in 1921 at Story Yards in Essex MA. She was a wooden hulled two masted Grand Banks fishing schooner. The American was 125 feet long had a25 foot beam and an 8 foot draft. This wreck is now part of the Atlantic City artificial reef site in NJ. This wreck is excellent for bottom fishing.

 

Photo: Courtesy Karen Ann II Fishing Charters. Capt. Adam Nowalsky
 

 
   

 

 

 

 
 

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