Alternative Names: The Gipsy

Type of Dive: Scenic dive along the reef and wreck

Suggested experience: Ocean diver

Distance from Plymouth: 18 miles 32 mins Google map

Parking directions: Parking is a problem here so take your kit down to the shore and leave it with a buddy and come back and park

Lat & Long: 50.359248,-4.370906  and  post code PL11 3NT

Tides: Tide tables You can dive here at any state of the tide.

Depth: 12m

Site entry/exit: This is an easy walk down the sand between the reefs.

Underwater directions:  The reef runs east and west but if you want to rummage for parts of the gipsy head west. This is a shallow dive where its best to take your time and look in all the nooks and crannies.

Site Hazards: No major hazards here except occasional boat traffic launching and retrieving boats.

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Mobile Network service: Good most services

Other comments: The wreck of the Gipsy can be found just off of Downderry in about 7M of water 90m west of the slipway.

Pub: The Inn on the shore

Created By: Grant wilson

Cafe: The swan coffee shop Google map

Air & Nitrox fills: Sandford and down

Date: 10/2/2012

Revision: 1

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