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25° 40.090' N
80° 04.223' W
June 18, 1987
RECOMMENDED MINIMUM TRAINING
Launched: January 9, 1952. Lekkerkerk, Netherlands shipyard of T. van Duijvendijk's Scheepswerf N.V.
Owned by the Greek Holland Shipping Company, ltd of Piraeus
1977: Sold to a Panamanian company
1980: acquired by a shipping company in the Cayman Islands
1985: Neglected on the Miami River
Silver Fox (1977)
Shei Lyn (1980)
Resting in approximately 100 feet of water , the freighter was significantly impacted by Hurricane Andrew’s storm surge, which ripped the vessel in half and separated the two sections by approximately 100 feet. The wreck of the Sheri Lyn rests close between, but slightly offshore of the Paraiso III and Rio Miami.
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