Egan Sisters Newspaper Barge

by Jim Kennard

Year Built


Year Sank



10 ft (3 m)

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Egan Sisters Newspaper Barge

Wreck Location

~ GPS Shipwreck Location ~
Latitude:   43° 13' 6.42" N      Longitude:   -76° 2' 35.6388" W


Known as the ‘newspaper barge’ as many newspapers were floating in the water after this barge sank.  Located between Dunham and Frenchmen islands.  The barge is about mid-way between buoy T2 and a shallow water marker several hundred feet to the west of T2.  Laying in NNE-SSW direction.


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