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Wreck of the Rio Nueces
Latitude: 28.298894 Longitude: -96.223858
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Wreck of the Rio Nueces
Latitude: 28.298894 Longitude: -96.223858
(28° 17' 56" N Longitude -96° 13' 26" W)

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Name RIO NUECES
Distance 0.00 Miles 0.00 Nautical Miles 0.00 kilometers
Heading NA NA°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 28.29889° 28° 17.93' N 28° 17' 56" N
Longitude -96.22386° 96° 13.43' W 96° 13' 26" W
Chart # 11316 AWOIS 10970 Accuracy: Low
History LNM29/88 (7/19/88)-CGD8; REPORTS THE 65-FT F/V RIO NUECES SUNK IN APPROXIMATE POSITION LAT. 28/17/55.00N LONG. 096/13/25.00W (NAD27). (ENTERED 4/01 BY MBH)

Name DANA D
Distance 2.66 Miles 2.31 Nautical Miles 4.28 kilometers
Heading NE 51°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 28.32500° 28° 19.5' N 28° 19' 30" N
Longitude -96.19167° 96° 11.5' W 96° 11' 30" W
Chart # 11316 AWOIS 10971 Accuracy: Poor
History LNM29/94 (7/19/94)-CGD8; REPORTS THE 56-FT F/V DANA D SUNK IN APPROXIMATE POSITION LAT. 28/19/30.00N LONG. 096/11/30.00W (NAD83). (ENTERED 4/01 BY MBH)

Name UNKNOWN
Distance 3.31 Miles 2.87 Nautical Miles 5.33 kilometers
Heading NW 319°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 28.33692° 28° 20.21' N 28° 20' 13" N
Longitude -96.25692° 96° 15.41' W 96° 15' 25" W
Chart # 11316 AWOIS 10969 Accuracy: Low
History "LNM48/89 (11/28/89)-CGD8; REPORTS A CESSNA 210 AIRCRAFT SUNK IN APPROXIMATE POSITION LAT. 28/20/12.90N LONG. 096/15/24.90W (NAD83). LNM50/89 (12/12/89)-CGD8; NOTED IN OUR CHART RECORDS AS THE SOURCE REVISING THE ""PA"" TO ""PD"" ON THIS ITEM. HOWEV"

Name TONJA RENEE
Distance 5.30 Miles 4.60 Nautical Miles 8.53 kilometers
Heading WNW 282°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 28.31695° 28° 19.01' N 28° 19' 1" N
Longitude -96.30858° 96° 18.51' W 96° 18' 31" W
Chart # 11316 AWOIS 10968 Accuracy: Poor
History LNM32/78 (8/2/78)-CGD8; REPORTS THE 34-FT P/C TONJA RENEE SUNK IN 60 FEET OF WATER IN APPROXIMATE POSITION LAT. 28/19/00.00N LONG. 096/18/30.00W (NAD27). (ENTERED 4/01 BY MBH)

Name OAXACA
Distance 6.34 Miles 5.51 Nautical Miles 10.20 kilometers
Heading NNE 25°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 28.38361° 28° 23.01' N 28° 23' 1" N
Longitude -96.18358° 96° 11.01' W 96° 11' 1" W
Chart # 11316 AWOIS 229 Accuracy: Low
History " NM41/42-DANGEROUS SUBM. WRECK WITH MAST VISIBLE. NM20/44-WRECK NO LONGER A HAZARD;""REP. DESTROYED"" ADDED TO SYMBOL. ED ADDEDSUBSEQUENTLY. (FORMERLY PSR #43);BUOY DISCONTINUED 4/24/44. DESCRIP"

Name BUBBA
Distance 6.78 Miles 5.88 Nautical Miles 10.91 kilometers
Heading SW 233°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 28.23500° 28° 14.1' N 28° 14' 6" N
Longitude -96.30833° 96° 18.5' W 96° 18' 30" W
Chart # 11316 AWOIS 10967 Accuracy: Poor
History LNM1/90 (1/2/90)-CGD8; REPORTS THE 73-FT F/V BUBBA (CGD8 225-89) WAS CAPSIZED AND PARTIALLY SUNK. THE VESSEL WAS LAST REPORTED ADRIFT IN APPROXIMATE POSITION LAT. 28/22/01.00N LONG. 096/12/00.00W (NAD27). A SUBSEQUENT AERIAL SEARCH FAILED TO LOCAT

Name DUMP SITE
Distance 7.94 Miles 6.89 Nautical Miles 12.78 kilometers
Heading NW 320°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 28.39089° 28° 23.45' N 28° 23' 27" N
Longitude -96.30203° 96° 18.11' W 96° 18' 7" W
Chart # 11316 AWOIS 11031 Accuracy: Medium
History NOTETHE AWOIS POSITION IS THE APPROXIMATE CENTER OF THE CHARTED DUMP SITE. CL848/90-FEDERAL REGISTER VOL. 55 NO. 175; EPA DESIGNATION OF A DREDGED MATERIAL DISPOSAL SITE EFFECTIVE 10/10/90. THE COORDINATES OF THE DUMPSITE ARE: LAT. 28/

Name MATAGORDA PILOT
Distance 9.05 Miles 7.86 Nautical Miles 14.56 kilometers
Heading NW 324°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 28.40945° 28° 24.56' N 28° 24' 34" N
Longitude -96.30358° 96° 18.21' W 96° 18' 13" W
Chart # 11319 AWOIS 5810 Accuracy: Low
History NM25/66-THE BOAT MATAGORDA PILOT HAS BEEN REPORTED SUNK AND BROKEN UP ABOUT 500 YARDS NORTH OF MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL LIGHTED BUOY 4 AND OUT OF CHANNEL. APPROX. POS. OF BUOY LAT. 28-24-33N LONG. 96-18-12W (FORMERLY PSR #42).

Name FAITHFUL LADY
Distance 9.15 Miles 7.95 Nautical Miles 14.73 kilometers
Heading NW 320°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 28.40528° 28° 24.31' N 28° 24' 19" N
Longitude -96.31358° 96° 18.81' W 96° 18' 49" W
Chart # 11316 AWOIS 5804 Accuracy: Low
History LNM53/84-F/V FAITHFUL LADY REPORTED SUNK 500 YDS. SE OF BUOY NO. 7 IN APPROX. LAT. 28-24-18N LONG. 96-18-48W.

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 9.46 Miles 8.21 Nautical Miles 15.22 kilometers
Heading S 177°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 28.16222° 28° 9.73' N 28° 9' 44" N
Longitude -96.21556° 96° 12.93' W 96° 12' 56" W
Chart # 11300 AWOIS 10955 Accuracy: Low
History "LNM 52/97 (12/23/97)-CGD8; REPORTS A SUNKEN RIG (CGD8 172-97) COVERED BY 9 FATHOMS OF WATER IN APPROXIMATE POSITION LAT. 28/09/44.00 N LONG. 096/12/56.00 W (NAD83). THIS LNM ALSO ADDS THE MURPHY EXPLORATION LIGHTED BUOY ""WR""-PRIVATE MAINTAINED- WITH"


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Rio Nueces
Latitude: 28.298894
Longitude: -96.223858
Latitude 28° 17' 56" N
Longitude -96° 13' 26" W


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