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MV PELTASTIS

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17-8-17

Beautiful wreckage, good visibility, different life seen.

12 m Visibility
17 °C - m

The Peltastis sank in 1968 and is locally known as the GRK or The Greek. The wreck is still in one piece and in excellent condition, with the tip of the foremast at only 7 meter. According to local information, the captain was still at the wheel when the Peltastis sank. His body was recovered three months after sinking. The remaining crew members survived.

Particulars

The Peltastis can be reached in two ways. From the shore or by boat. From the shore it's a 100 meters swim (5 minutes) to the wreck. The front and rear masts are both marked by a buoy with line. The other option is a boat dive. There are several diving centers that offer boat dives. Type: Freight ship. Construction site: Kremer D. W. Sohn, Elmshorn. Cargo: Wood and chemicals. Length: 60 m. Width: 9,1 m. Height: 5,5 m. Heighest point: 7 m. Deepest point: 31 m.

Warnings

Entry point is not steep but rocky, so be careful!

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MV PELTASTIS Divemaps 3

Wrakkaart Members only
  • Divers Guide Map
  • Detailed map
  • Wreck map
  • Local map

MV PELTASTIS Features

Nicknames
GRK, The Greek
Address
Kroatie, Kvarner
Parking
Sufficient parking
Distance
70 m.
Suitable for
Advanced divers
Permit
N.v.t. / NA
Access
Free access
Facilities
Boat dive facilities
Water
Salt
Kind of dive
Shore dive / boat dive / wreck dive
Current
Limited
Visibility
10 - 20 m.
Average visibility
12 m.
Depth
32 m.
Bottom
zand
Life
Scorpionfish
Other recreation
None

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