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Mississippi Wrecks

The state of Mississippi has approximately 44 miles of general coastline (not including bays, islands, etc.). To view a map of Mississippi, click on the map image at right. 

Below is a partial list of the wrecks located off the Mississippi coast. Clicking on a Vessel Name link will take you to a wreck data page where you'll find the wreck's history, specifications and pictures (when available). Use your browser's back arrow to return here. 

 

 

Mississippi Wrecks

Vessel Name Type Lost Location Depth
USS Baron DeKalb  Gunboat 1863 Yazoo River, MS  
USS Cairo Gunboat 1863 Yazoo River, MS  
Elsie M  LCM 2008 Off Horn Island, MS 66'
Gerald Corcoran  River Tug 2006 Off Horn Island, MS 86'
Grantee  Tug 1987 Off Horn Island, MS 126'
Great Wicomico  Pogy Boat 2009 Off Horn Island, MS 88'
Frank Taylor Reef Shrimper 2009 Off Horn Island, MS 44'
Josephine Steamer 1881 Off Horn Island, MS 40'
Kay Eckstein  River Tug 2005 Off Horn Island, MS 88'
Leo  Tug 1990 Off Horn Island, MS 65'
USS Lily Tug 1863 Yazoo River, MS  
My Wife II  Shrimper 2009 Off Horn Island, MS 34'
Ole Faithful  Shrimper 2010 Off Horn Island, MS 68'
St. Elmo  Shrimper 2008 Off Horn Island, MS 58'
St. John  Shrimper 2006 Off Horn Island, MS 84'
Southern Star Shrimper 2010 Off Horn Island, MS 76'
Star of the West  Steamer 1863 Near Greenwood, MS  
Tiger Shark Shrimper 2009 Off Horn Island, MS 88'
         
         
         
         
         


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