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Latitude: 29.298569 Longitude: -94.671858

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Wreck of the Besco
Latitude: 29.298569 Longitude: -94.671858
(29° 17' 55" N Longitude -94° 40' 19" W)

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Name BESCO
Distance 0.00 Miles 0.00 Nautical Miles 0.00 kilometers
Heading NA NA°
Type Unknown
Latitude 29.29857° 29° 17.91' N 29° 17' 55" N
Longitude -94.67186° 94° 40.31' W 94° 40' 19" W
Chart # 11323 AWOIS 372 Accuracy: Poor
History SURVEY REQUIREMENTSINFORMATION

Name LCT BESCO
Distance 0.07 Miles 0.06 Nautical Miles 0.11 kilometers
Heading NA NA°
Type Unknown
Latitude 29.29940° 29° 17.96' N 29° 17' 58" N
Longitude -94.67130° 94° 40.28' W 94° 40' 17" W
Chart # 11323 AWOIS 373 Accuracy: Low
History 00373NM DATED 10/23/56 DESC. 24 NO.8868; SUNK 1956 POSITION ACCURACY 1 MILE REPORTED REMOVED (SOURCE UNKNOWN)

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 1.47 Miles 1.28 Nautical Miles 2.37 kilometers
Heading NNW 341°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 29.31690° 29° 19.01' N 29° 19' 1" N
Longitude -94.68436° 94° 41.06' W 94° 41' 4" W
Chart # 11324 AWOIS 379 Accuracy: Medium
History CL699/73-RADIO TRANS FROM R/H REPORTING UNDERWATER OBSTR

Name UNKNOWN
Distance 1.75 Miles 1.52 Nautical Miles 2.82 kilometers
Heading NNW 344°
Type Unknown
Latitude 29.32107° 29° 19.26' N 29° 19' 16" N
Longitude -94.68519° 94° 41.11' W 94° 41' 7" W
Chart # 11323 AWOIS 380 Accuracy: Low
History 00380CL1255/77 USPS REPORT(UNAVAILABLE) SURVEY REQUIREMENTSNOT DETERMINED

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 1.98 Miles 1.72 Nautical Miles 3.19 kilometers
Heading NE 39°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 29.31500° 29° 18.9' N 29° 18' 54" N
Longitude -94.64500° 94° 38.7' W 94° 38' 42" W
Chart # 11323 AWOIS 11101 Accuracy: Poor
History LNM23/98-CGD8-6/9/98; ADDS A SUBMERGED OBSTRUCTION (PA) TO THE CHART IN LAT. 29/18/54.00N LONG. 094/38/42.00W (NAD83). (ENTERED 9/01 BY MBH)

Name UNKNOWN
Distance 2.07 Miles 1.80 Nautical Miles 3.33 kilometers
Heading SSW 207°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 29.27524° 29° 16.51' N 29° 16' 31" N
Longitude -94.69352° 94° 41.61' W 94° 41' 37" W
Chart # 11323 AWOIS 8916 Accuracy: Low
History LNM39/79- SAILING VESSEL REPORTED SUNK WITH MAST VISIBLE INAPPROX. LAT. 29-16-30N LONG. 94-41-36W. (ENT 6/13/94 SJV) H10805/98-99-OPR-K171-KR; WRECK INVESTIGATED BY 100% MULTIBEAM AND 400% SIDE SCAN SONAR. NEGATIVE RESULTS. CHAR

Name UNKNOWN
Distance 2.24 Miles 1.95 Nautical Miles 3.60 kilometers
Heading NNW 337°
Type Unknown
Latitude 29.32440° 29° 19.46' N 29° 19' 28" N
Longitude -94.69436° 94° 41.66' W 94° 41' 40" W
Chart # 11323 AWOIS 381 Accuracy: Medium
History 00381NM41/64 WOODEN BOAT 14 FT L SUNK ABOUT 400 YDS SSW OF GALVESTON JETTY LIGHT SURVEY REQUIREMENTSNOT DETERMINED

Name POLLY D
Distance 2.29 Miles 1.99 Nautical Miles 3.69 kilometers
Heading NNW 343°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 29.32774° 29° 19.66' N 29° 19' 40" N
Longitude -94.68991° 94° 41.4' W 94° 41' 24" W
Chart # 11324 AWOIS 382 Accuracy: Low
History SURVEY REQUIREMENT COMMENTS THIS ITEM APPEARS ON THE AWOIS ITEM CHART FOR OPR-K353-HE FOR 1994WORK HOWEVER IT IS NOT ASSIGNED TO THAT PROJECT. CHECK WITH THECO OF HECK TO MAKE CERTAIN IT WAS NOT INVESTIGATED. NM49/60- EXPLORATION

Name EAGLESCLIFF
Distance 2.29 Miles 1.99 Nautical Miles 3.69 kilometers
Heading N 11°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 29.32988° 29° 19.78' N 29° 19' 47" N
Longitude -94.65947° 94° 39.56' W 94° 39' 34" W
Chart # 11323 AWOIS 2537 Accuracy: Low
History 02537LNM2/84-259FT M/V PREVIOUSLY REPORTED TO HAVE BROKEN INTO TWO SECTIONS DUE TO HURRICANE ALICIA. THE BOW SECTION HAS BEEN LOCATED IN APPROX. POS. LAT.29-19-46.7N LONG.94-39-33.4W IN APPROX. 18FT OF WATER WITH THE FORWARD

Name UNKNOWN
Distance 2.42 Miles 2.10 Nautical Miles 3.89 kilometers
Heading N
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 29.33361° 29° 20.01' N 29° 20' 1" N
Longitude -94.67083° 94° 40.25' W 94° 40' 15" W
Chart # 11324 AWOIS 9015 Accuracy: Low
History SURVEY REQUIREMENT COMMENTS 300M SEARCH RADIUS FOR DISPROVAL DO NOT SEARCH INSIDE MAINTAINED CHANNEL LIMITS LNM10/92-8TH CGD 3/2/92; A 57-FT HATTERAS PLEASURE CRAFT WAS REPORTED SUNK BETWEEN THE GALVESTON ENTRANCE JETTIES IN APPROX


*Latitude/ Longitude in North American Datum 1983

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Besco
Latitude: 29.298569
Longitude: -94.671858
Latitude 29° 17' 55" N
Longitude -94° 40' 19" W


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