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Latitude: 30.36464167 Longitude: -87.05690833
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Wreck of the Taurus
Latitude: 30.36464167 Longitude: -87.05690833
(30° 21' 53" N Longitude -87° 3' 24" W)

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Name TAURUS
Distance 0.00 Miles 0.00 Nautical Miles 0.00 kilometers
Heading NA NA°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 30.36464° 30° 21.88' N 30° 21' 53" N
Longitude -87.05691° 87° 3.4' W 87° 3' 24" W
Chart # 11383 AWOIS 3735 Accuracy: Low
History LNM1/73(1/2/73)--8TH CGD--65FT CABIN CRUISER REPORTED SUNK IN APPROX. POS.LAT.30-21-52N LONG.87-03-25W IN 15FT OF WATER AND COVERED BY APPROX. 1.5FT OF WATER. PRESENTLY CHARTED AS DANGEROUS SUBM. WK PD WITH 1 1/2FT REP. (ENTERED

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 0.64 Miles 0.55 Nautical Miles 1.03 kilometers
Heading SSE 151°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 30.35803° 30° 21.48' N 30° 21' 29" N
Longitude -87.04946° 87° 2.96' W 87° 2' 58" W
Chart # 11378 AWOIS 3736 Accuracy: Medium
History H5667/1934-35--SNAG OBTAINED IN LAT.30-21-28.2N LONG.87-02-58.2W. (ENTERED 10/23/84 MCR) H10172/85-86 OPR-J288-HFP-85; AREA OF CHARTED SNAG WAS VISUALLY SEARCHED IN DEPTHS

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 0.73 Miles 0.63 Nautical Miles 1.17 kilometers
Heading ESE 118°
Type Obstruction covers/uncovers (awash)
Latitude 30.36159° 30° 21.7' N 30° 21' 42" N
Longitude -87.04526° 87° 2.7' W 87° 2' 42" W
Chart # 11378 AWOIS 3737 Accuracy: High
History "---ORIGINATING SOURCE UNKNOWN--APPEARS AS ""TARGET"" ON STATION IN POS. LAT.30-21-42N LONG.87-02-45W ON 1947 ED. OF CHART 11382. (ENTERED 10/23/84 MCR) H10172"

Name UNKNOWN
Distance 1.48 Miles 1.29 Nautical Miles 2.38 kilometers
Heading SW 218°
Type Visible Wreck
Latitude 30.35209° 30° 21.11' N 30° 21' 7" N
Longitude -87.07705° 87° 4.61' W 87° 4' 37" W
Chart # 11383 AWOIS 3734 Accuracy: Medium
History CL1810/76--CAS CHART 11383(1976); SURVEY REPORTS WRECKAGE FOUND IN APPROX.POS. LAT.30-21-06.8N LONG.87-04-37.5W. CONTROL BY WEAK SEXTANT FIX.WRECKAGE IN 2 TO 3FT DEPTHS AT MLW; POSSIBLE REMAINS OF THE TAURUS (SEE AWOISNO.03735). WRECKAG

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 3.66 Miles 3.18 Nautical Miles 5.89 kilometers
Heading W 263°
Type Submerged wreck dangerous to surface navigation
Latitude 30.36186° 30° 21.71' N 30° 21' 43" N
Longitude -87.11830° 87° 7.08' W 87° 7' 5" W
Chart # 11383 AWOIS 3733 Accuracy: Poor
History LNM15/83 (4/13/83)--8TH CGD; A 19FT P/C REP. SUNK APPROX.2 MILES NE OF PENSACOLA BEACH BRIDGE IN APPROX.POS. LAT.30-21-42N LONG.87-07-06W. PRESENTLY CHARTEDAS DANGEROUS SUBM. WK. PD. (ENTERED 10/23/84 MCR) H10168/84-85--OPR-

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 4.16 Miles 3.61 Nautical Miles 6.69 kilometers
Heading ENE 59°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 30.38586° 30° 23.15' N 30° 23' 9" N
Longitude -86.99163° 86° 59.5' W 86° 59' 30" W
Chart # 11385 AWOIS 3738 Accuracy: Medium
History "H5667/34-35--STRUCTURE FROM HYDROGRAPHIC SIGNAL ""BOX"" IN LAT.30-23-08.4N LONG.86-59-30.0W. ---ORIGINATING SOURCE UNKNOWN--SIGNAL ""BOX"" REVISED TO SUBMERGED PILE ON 1947"

Name SOUNDING
Distance 4.28 Miles 3.71 Nautical Miles 6.89 kilometers
Heading ENE 66°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 30.38153° 30° 22.88' N 30° 22' 53" N
Longitude -86.98791° 86° 59.28' W 86° 59' 17" W
Chart # 11385 AWOIS 3739 Accuracy: High
History ---ORIGINATING SOURCE UNKNOWN--SHOAL AREA APPEARS ON 1947 ED OF CHART *1385. CENTER OF SHOAL AREA COMPRISED OF LW FORMATION AND 6FT SNDG. IS PRESENTLY CHARTED IN APPROX. POS. LAT.30-22-50N LONG.86-59-18W. (ENTERED 10/23/84 MCR)H10172

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 5.49 Miles 4.77 Nautical Miles 8.84 kilometers
Heading E 88°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 30.36786° 30° 22.06' N 30° 22' 4" N
Longitude -86.96488° 86° 57.9' W 86° 57' 54" W
Chart # 11385 AWOIS 3740 Accuracy: Medium
History H5667/34-35--SNAG LOCATED IN LAT.30-22-03.6N LONG.86-57-53.7W. (ENTERED 10/23/84 MCR). H10172/85-86--OPR-J288-HFP-85; AREA OF CHARTED SNAG WAS VISUALLY SEARCHED IN DEPTHS

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 5.51 Miles 4.78 Nautical Miles 8.87 kilometers
Heading WSW 255°
Type Submerged Obstruction
Latitude 30.35464° 30° 21.28' N 30° 21' 17" N
Longitude -87.14858° 87° 8.91' W 87° 8' 55" W
Chart # 11383 AWOIS 3732 Accuracy: Medium
History USGS 7.5 MIN QUAD; GULF BREEZE FL--PROBABLE SOURCE OF PILE SYMBOL IN LAT.30-21-16N LONG.87-08-55W. APPEARS ON 1947 ED OF CHART 11383. (ENTERED 10/23/84 MCR). CL1810/76--CAS CHART

Name OBSTRUCTION
Distance 5.64 Miles 4.90 Nautical Miles 9.08 kilometers
Heading SW 236°
Type Obstruction visible at high water
Latitude 30.33798° 30° 20.28' N 30° 20' 17" N
Longitude -87.14636° 87° 8.78' W 87° 8' 47" W
Chart # 11383 AWOIS 3744 Accuracy: Poor
History CL123/72(1/72); COE--18 PILES REP. TO BE COMPLETED AS CHANNEL MARKERS ALONG SABINE INLET AND IN LITTLE SABINE BAY. THESE PILE EXTENDFROM LAT.30-20-00N LONG.87-08-49W ON THE SOUTH TO LAT.30-20-30N LONG.87-09-05W ON THE NORTH. THE APPROX.


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Taurus
Latitude: 30.36464167
Longitude: -87.05690833
Latitude 30° 21' 53" N
Longitude -87° 3' 24" W


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