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Coronation (inshore)
Location  

Place Name : Penlee Point near Plymouth

Lat / Long : 50 ° 18 ' 54 '' North - 4 ° 11' 30'' West System used to obtain Long / Lat : unknown
OS Grid Ref - Square : 0 8 Figure : 0
Construction
Type : 90 gun second rate Built : 1685  
Shipyard : Portsmouth
Hull material :  
Dimensions
Size : 0 tonnes Length : m Beam : m
History
Sunk : 1691 Cause : Date Found : 1967
Depth
  Shallowest Deepest
Top : 0 m 0 m
Deck :
0 m 0 m
Bed : 0 m 0 m
Postition
Orientation : unknown Lying : unknown Condition : Unknown
Seabed Type : Unknown
Artifacts :
Wreck Owner
Owner : -
Access : unknown
War Grave : Unknown Protected : Unknown
Restrictions : An area within 250m radius of position 50 18.96' N., 04 11.57' W.. Chart affected: 3
When to Dive Best time to dive the wreck, relative to high wate
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General Information :
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Notes :

The Coronation, a 90 gun second rate, was built in Portsmouth in 1685 but lost in heavy weather sometime shortly after September 1691. The site lies in two separate concentrations: Coronation (Inshore) is the site found in 1967, and Coronation (Offshore) is the section (see 30 below) which was found during a magnetometer survey in 1977.
ADU designation: January 3, 1989; 1988 No. 1; 1988/2138.
ADU licences: 1978-84 excavation; 1986 excavation, 1994 survey.

References :
Bax, A., 1970, Have we found the Coronation? Triton 15.2: 55-7. McBride, P., 1981, The wreck of the Coronation. Underwater World: 28-31.
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Posted on : October 24, 2010
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