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

Sunk 9-10-1987 Shark River Artificial reef NJ. The Coney Island was built in 1938. She was 250 feet long and had a 40 foot beam. She was used to haul New York City sewage sludge to ocean disposal sites. Sunk intact with explosives. She now sits upright in121 feet of water. Remember penetration into any shipwreck should only be done by those with proper training, experience and wreck diving equipment.


Underwater Photo by Herb Segars. Robin Reed of Towaco, New Jersey swims/photographs on the Coney Island, a 250' long x 40' wide sludge tanker, sunk on the Shark River Artificial Reef in approximately 125' of water off New Jersey. Model released.






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