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Latitude: 27.863125 Longitude: -97.049836
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Wreck of the John Worthington
Latitude: 27.863125 Longitude: -97.049836
(27° 51' 48" N Longitude -97° 2' 59" W)

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Name JOHN WORTHINGTON
Distance 0.01 Miles 0.01 Nautical Miles 0.02 kilometers
Heading NA NA°
Type Visible Wreck
Latitude 27.86322° 27° 51.8' N 27° 51' 48" N
Longitude -97.04984° 97° 2.98' W 97° 2' 59" W
Chart # 11314 AWOIS 5020 Accuracy: High
History CL551/1945-COE LTR 8/18/45; COE REPORTS THAT THE WRECK OF THE SS JOHN WORTHINGTON WHICH SANK NEAR PORT ARANSAS HAS BEEN MOVED TO A LOCATION IN LYDIA ANN CHANNEL APPROXIMATELY TWO MILES NORTH OF PORT ARANSAS AND DIRECTLY OPPOSITE THE ARAN

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 0.07 Miles 0.06 Nautical Miles 0.11 kilometers
Heading NA NA°
Type Obstruction covers/uncovers (awash)
Latitude 27.86229° 27° 51.75' N 27° 51' 45" N
Longitude -97.04926° 97° 2.95' W 97° 2' 57" W
Chart # 11314 AWOIS 5018 Accuracy: High
History CL1695/73-USPS(AUG 73);-OUTERMOST PILE SHOWN ON COPY OF CHART 892SC 3RD ED 72. CL1324/81-USCGA AUX NO PILE VISIBLE. POS INDICATED BY ARROW ON CHART. POS SCALED FROM CHART IN LAT. 27-51-44N LONG. 97-02-58W. (ENT LQ 11/87) H10322/90

Name UNKNOWN
Distance 0.13 Miles 0.11 Nautical Miles 0.21 kilometers
Heading SW 229°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 27.86184° 27° 51.71' N 27° 51' 43" N
Longitude -97.05145° 97° 3.08' W 97° 3' 5" W
Chart # 11314 AWOIS 5016 Accuracy: High
History LHNM44/1932 (11/3/32)-(2070); OIL BARGE WRECK BEACON ESTABLISHED OCTOBER 21 IS A RECTANGULAR SLATTED DAYMARK ON PILE WITH RED AND BLACK HORZ. BANDS 15 FEET ABOVE WATER AT SOUTH END OF WRECK OF SUNKEN OIL BARGE ON EAST SIDE OF CHANNEL 77

Name UNKNOWN
Distance 0.24 Miles 0.21 Nautical Miles 0.39 kilometers
Heading N 358°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 27.86667° 27° 52' N 27° 52' 0" N
Longitude -97.05000° 97° 3' W 97° 3' 0" W
Chart # 11312 AWOIS 10428 Accuracy: Low
History LMN31/1993(8/3/93)-(172-93)- 8TH CGD; DANG SUBM BOAT (15FT BASS BOAT) POSITION GIVEN IN LAT 27/52/00.0N LONG 97/03/00.0W (PA) (NAD83). A SEARCH FAIL TO LOCATE THE BOAT. (ENTERED 9/1999 RWD CAB)

Name MOON GLOW
Distance 0.64 Miles 0.55 Nautical Miles 1.03 kilometers
Heading SW 224°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 27.85638° 27° 51.38' N 27° 51' 23" N
Longitude -97.05699° 97° 3.41' W 97° 3' 25" W
Chart # 11314 AWOIS 5014 Accuracy: High
History NM26/1967(6/26/67)-(2905); MOON GLOW F/V REP SUNK IN 12 FT. IN LYDIA ANN CHANNEL BEHIND PILING. POSITION GIVEN IN LAT 27/51/24N LONG 97/O3/27W(NAD27). (ENTERED LQ 12/87) (UPDATED 9/1999 RWD CAB) H10322/90-OPR-K229-AHP;

Name UNKNOWN
Distance 0.70 Miles 0.61 Nautical Miles 1.13 kilometers
Heading SW 225°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 27.85586° 27° 51.35' N 27° 51' 21" N
Longitude -97.05776° 97° 3.46' W 97° 3' 28" W
Chart # 11314 AWOIS 5013 Accuracy: Low
History PHOTO REV/1953-PROBABLY ORIGINAL SOURCE FOR WRECK. FIRST APPEARED ON THE 3RD EDITION OF CHART 523 IN 1952. POS SCALED FROM CHART IN LAT. 27-51-20N LONG. 97-03-27W. CL1598/71-USPS; SUBM DANG. WK. NO LONGER VIS AND DOES NOT SEEM TO BE A

Name SOUNDING
Distance 0.71 Miles 0.62 Nautical Miles 1.14 kilometers
Heading SSW 199°
Type Sounding
Latitude 27.85333° 27° 51.2' N 27° 51' 12" N
Longitude -97.05361° 97° 3.21' W 97° 3' 13" W
Chart # 11314 AWOIS 5012 Accuracy: High
History LNM29/86-8TH CGD; SHL REP 1986 ON EAST SIDE OF LYDIA ANNCHANNEL. POSITION SCALED FROM CHART 11314 IN LAT. 27-51-12NLONG. 97-03-13W. (ENTERED LQ 11/87) H10322/90- OPR-K229-AHP; MAIN SCHEME HYDRO. CONFIRMS SHOALING.EVALUATOR REC

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 0.92 Miles 0.79 Nautical Miles 1.48 kilometers
Heading SSW 195°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 27.85030° 27° 51.01' N 27° 51' 1" N
Longitude -97.05360° 97° 3.21' W 97° 3' 13" W
Chart # 11314 AWOIS 5010 Accuracy: Poor
History UNKNOWN SOURCE-SUBM PILE (PD) ORIGINATES WITH 1943 EDITION OFCHART 523. POSITION SCALED FROM CHART 11314 IN LAT. 27-51-00NLONG. 97-03-12W. CL1695/73-USPS; PILE NO LONGER VISIBLE AND HAS NOT BEEN SEENFOR A LONG TIME. (ENT. LQ 1

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 1.08 Miles 0.94 Nautical Miles 1.74 kilometers
Heading SW 221°
Type Obstruction covers/uncovers (awash)
Latitude 27.85120° 27° 51.08' N 27° 51' 5" N
Longitude -97.06130° 97° 3.66' W 97° 3' 40" W
Chart # 11314 AWOIS 5011 Accuracy: High
History CL274/60-COE PERMIT; PILING CLUSTERS PLACED NEAR WEST SHORELYDIA ANN CHANNEL TO FORM TRANSFER STATION. TOTAL OF NINETEEN14-AND 19-PILE CLUSTERS IN A STRAIGHT LINE APPROX. PARALLEL TOSH0RE OVER A DISTANCE OF 2460 FT. AND SEVENTEEN

Name SOUNDING
Distance 1.22 Miles 1.06 Nautical Miles 1.96 kilometers
Heading NNE 23°
Type Sounding
Latitude 27.87947° 27° 52.76' N 27° 52' 46" N
Longitude -97.04221° 97° 2.51' W 97° 2' 31" W
Chart # 11309 AWOIS 6181 Accuracy: Poor
History SURVEY REQUIREMENT COMMENTS FULL COVERAGE OF AREA CL108/88-USCG AUG 8TH CGD. SHOALING REPORTED 1987. DEPTH OFWATER NORTH OF MARKER #85 BETWEEN THE MARKER AND LYDIA ANN ISLANDIS INDICATED TO BE 5 FT AND IT IS ONLY 1 FT. POS SCALE


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John Worthington
Latitude: 27.863125
Longitude: -97.049836
Latitude 27° 51' 48" N
Longitude -97° 2' 59" W


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