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Leny
Location  

Place Name : South East Dorset

Lat / Long : 50 ° 38 ' 84 '' North - 1 ° 52' 56'' West System used to obtain Long / Lat : GPS
OS Grid Ref - Square : 983 8 Figure : 0
Construction
Type : Coaster Built :  
Shipyard :
Hull material :  
Dimensions
Size : 343 tonnes Length : 41.5 m Beam : 7.3 m
History
Sunk : 23/06/1942 Cause : Sea Mine Date Found :
Depth
  Shallowest Deepest
Top : 17 m 0 m
Deck :
0 m 0 m
Bed : 0 m 0 m
Postition
Orientation : unknown Lying : unknown Condition : Extensive breakup
Seabed Type : Sand
Artifacts : Coal
Wreck Owner
Owner : -
Access : Public
War Grave : No Protected :
Restrictions :
When to Dive Best time to dive the wreck, relative to high wate
17 - hours 0 - minutes After - high water
General Information :
Small Boat Launching :
There is a nearby slipway at Swanage and Baiter Park, Poole
Notes :

This was a Dutch Coaster struck by a sea mine.

The ship split in two; the two halves are close to each other.

The wreck is home to quite a few lobsters and fish.

A recommended beginners dive (under 18m)

References :
Link to More Info :
Information Provided by :
Name : Dave Batchelor From a dive on : 02/05/07
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