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TOLTEN

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New Jersey: Top 50 Dive Site


Top
50 Dive Site (NJ)






Lat/Long



Loran



Charts



Depth



Distance
from Shore



39-53.8 / 73-48.2
(B)


39.8967 / 73.7959

(D)


39 53.800 / 73 47.750

(E)


39/53/48.42 / 073/48/10.45

(F)


26815.9 / 43360.1
(A)


26815.9 / 43360.1

(D)


12300

NOAA


95


16


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ScubaMonster.com


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“The high sweeping stern is tilted 45 degrees to starboard, and
is easily accessible. A fantastic display of anemones encrusts the twenty-foot-high
structure, disguising the steel, double-wheeled auxiliary helm on the fantail.
The bronze propeller has been torched off and recovered, but a spare, steel
propeller lies flat in the breakdown just forward of the high-rising stern
section. China dinnerware has been found in the same area. …”

(A)

“… torpedoed by U-404 – 27 casualties [1942].”


NJscuba.com

“Today, The Tolten s broken up hull can be found lying on her
starboard side in 90 feet of water, 40miles out of Debs Inlet and 16 miles
from Barnegat Inlet.”


AquaExplorers.com

New Jersey: Top 50 Dive Site

Notes:

  • (A)
    Gentile, Gary
    “Shipwrecks of New Jersey – North” 2000
  • (B)
    Lonsdale, Adrian
    and Kaplan, H. R. “A Guide to Sunken Ships in American Waters”
    1964
  • (D)
    [AquaExplorers
    Inc.] “Loran and GPS Shipwreck Location Coordinates” 2006
  • (E)
    [ReefsandRealEstate.com]
    “GPS List – Manasquan Version” 2006 PDF
  • (F)
    NOAA Data

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Address 16 miles from
Town Barnegat Inlet
County NJ
lat 39.538000000000000
Lng -73.482000000000000

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