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Hvoslef, AKA Hvoself - DE

Hvoslef, AKA Hvoself is a boat accessible salt water dive site, located in DE. This dive site has an average rating of 5.00 out of 5 from 1 scuba divers. The maximum depth is 131-140ft/40-43m. The average visibility is 21-25ft/6-8m.

Freighter torpedoed by U-94 March 10, 1942. Built: 1927. Length: 255 ft. Depth: 140 ft. The Hvoslef was carrying sugar from Spain to Boston when she was struck by 2 torpedoes. The ship sank in 2 minutes. The bow is the most intact part of the wreck. The midships is open, exposing the engine and boilers, and the stern breaks down into the sand. Portholes and other nautical treasures are still being found by diligent salvage hounds. Large lobster and tautog are among the inhabitants.

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