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“Spiegel Grove” Sinks Early - 2002 Best and Worst
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Who Pulled the Plug?
No good deed goes unpunished. Destined to go down in the history books as the largest artificial reef, the 510-foot Spiegel Grove decided to sink a bit early. The ship turned turtle (see sequence below) before she could be set in place, resulting in quite the quagmire. We’re happy to report the conservation-minded volunteers eventually corrected the ship’s position.

This article originally appeared in the January 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.