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Wreck from Maritime Office in Gdynia list, allowed for Diving. Wrecks: Żaglowiec z XVIII

 
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Żaglowiec z XVIII
55° 05′ 23" N
17° 47′ 03" E
38 m
 
Name
unknown
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Position
l55 05' 23.40'' N
017 47' 03.00'' E
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History of duty
Until today wreck's history and orgin is uncertain. Researches performed by Central Maritime Museum estimate the age of the wreck for approximately 250 years old. The sail ship, wooden brig was likely to be a marchent vessel which sail from west to east. Propably she was flagging Union Jack. It is unknown what happend with sailors.
During researches different pices of ceramics, XVIII century footing and remainings of navigation equipement have been found. Inside the wreck's hold there are located several wooden barrels filled with wax. The wreck's condition is good. Wreck is located on sandy bottom with not more then two meters under sea bottom. Inside the wreck's hull there is an anchore which most likely befor sinking has been located on deck.
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Dimensions
Lenght of all approx. 24 meters
Width approx. 8 meters
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Drive
Propolusion sails
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Armament
Lack
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Depths
The smallest depth on wreck 32 m
depth on bottom 65 m


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