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Address: Salt Cay, TKCA 1ZZ, Salt Cay
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Seldom-dived underwater shipwreck offering spectacular vistas of marine...

Seldom-dived underwater shipwreck offering spectacular vistas of marine life.

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Beautiful Dive, Worth the Long Boat Ride

This site is about an hour’s boat ride from Salt Cay, provided conditions are good. There are actually two wrecks, the HMS Endymion, sunk in 1790, and the General Pershing, sunk... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 April 2016
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

This site is about an hour’s boat ride from Salt Cay, provided conditions are good. There are actually two wrecks, the HMS Endymion, sunk in 1790, and the General Pershing, sunk in 1921. The debris field is spread out over a large area, none of it much deeper than 40 feet. You can see several huge anchors, heavy chains, a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2014

The H.M.S. Endymion sunk, pretty much intact off of Great Sand Cay in 1790. This 40 gun Roebuck class sailing ship lies in about 70 feet of crystal clear water. It is reported that the survivors helped to build Deans Dock on Salt Cay. A must do for any dive enthusiast.

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