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 Hirondelle wreck

Switzerland, Geneve - Vaud - Neuchatel - Fribourg, Lac Leman

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Exact

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Latitude: 46° 26.748' N
Longitude: 6° 51.62' E

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English (Translate this text in English): E part of Genève lake. ( LEMAN LAKE) between: Vevey and Montreux. It's about 80 km at the East of Geneva.
It's more easy to use a boat to came on the top of the site. One possibility is to use
http://www.montreux-divingboat.com

more information about the area:
http://www.swiss-riviera.com/riviera/

English (Translate this text in English): E part of Genève lake. ( LEMAN LAKE) between: Vevey and Montreux. It's about 80 km at the East of Geneva.
It's more easy to use a boat to came on the top of the site. One possibility is to use
http://www.montreux-divingboat.com

more information about the area:
http://www.swiss-riviera.com/riviera/

E part of Genève lake. ( LEMAN LAKE) between: Vevey and Montreux. It's about 80 km at the East of Geneva.
It's more easy to use a boat to came on the top of the site. One possibility is to use
http://www.montreux-divingboat.com

more information about the area:
http://www.swiss-riviera.com/riviera/

English (Translate this text in English): E part of Genève lake. ( LEMAN LAKE) between: Vevey and Montreux. It's about 80 km at the East of Geneva.
It's more easy to use a boat to came on the top of the site. One possibility is to use
http://www.montreux-divingboat.com

more information about the area:
http://www.swiss-riviera.com/riviera/

English (Translate this text in English): E part of Genève lake. ( LEMAN LAKE) between: Vevey and Montreux. It's about 80 km at the East of Geneva.
It's more easy to use a boat to came on the top of the site. One possibility is to use
http://www.montreux-divingboat.com

more information about the area:
http://www.swiss-riviera.com/riviera/

English (Translate this text in English): E part of Genève lake. ( LEMAN LAKE) between: Vevey and Montreux. It's about 80 km at the East of Geneva.
It's more easy to use a boat to came on the top of the site. One possibility is to use
http://www.montreux-divingboat.com

more information about the area:
http://www.swiss-riviera.com/riviera/

English (Translate this text in English): E part of Genève lake. ( LEMAN LAKE) between: Vevey and Montreux. It's about 80 km at the East of Geneva.
It's more easy to use a boat to came on the top of the site. One possibility is to use
http://www.montreux-divingboat.com

more information about the area:
http://www.swiss-riviera.com/riviera/

English (Translate this text in English): E part of Genève lake. ( LEMAN LAKE) between: Vevey and Montreux. It's about 80 km at the East of Geneva.
It's more easy to use a boat to came on the top of the site. One possibility is to use
http://www.montreux-divingboat.com

more information about the area:
http://www.swiss-riviera.com/riviera/

English (Translate this text in English): E part of Genève lake. ( LEMAN LAKE) between: Vevey and Montreux. It's about 80 km at the East of Geneva.
It's more easy to use a boat to came on the top of the site. One possibility is to use
http://www.montreux-divingboat.com

more information about the area:
http://www.swiss-riviera.com/riviera/

How? By boat & from shore

Distance Good boat time (< 30min)

Easy to find? Hard to find

 Dive site Characteristics

Alternative name Swalow wreck

Average depth 50 m / 164 ft

Max depth 67 m / 219.8 ft

Current Low ( < 1 knot)

Visibility Low ( < 5 m)

Quality

Dive site quality Great

Experience CMAS *** / Rescue

Bio interest Poor

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Week-end crowd 

Dive type

- Fresh water
- Wreck
- Deep

Dive site activities

- Photography

Dangers

- Depth

 Additional Information

English (Translate this text in English): The Hirondelle wreck was a 1855 passenger cruiser. It sunk after hurting a rock at the 10th june 1862

The stern starts at 43 m and the bow is at 67 m. It's a wonderful wreck and in a very good shape (water temp is cold 5°C! and all the year under 30m).

Some pictures:
http://www.swissdivers.ch/epaves/hirondelle/photosH.htm

English (Translate this text in English): The Hirondelle wreck was a 1855 passenger cruiser. It sunk after hurting a rock at the 10th june 1862

The stern starts at 43 m and the bow is at 67 m. It's a wonderful wreck and in a very good shape (water temp is cold 5°C! and all the year under 30m).

Some pictures:
http://www.swissdivers.ch/epaves/hirondelle/photosH.htm

The Hirondelle wreck was a 1855 passenger cruiser. It sunk after hurting a rock at the 10th june 1862

The stern starts at 43 m and the bow is at 67 m. It's a wonderful wreck and in a very good shape (water temp is cold 5°C! and all the year under 30m).

Some pictures:
http://www.swissdivers.ch/epaves/hirondelle/photosH.htm

English (Translate this text in English): The Hirondelle wreck was a 1855 passenger cruiser. It sunk after hurting a rock at the 10th june 1862

The stern starts at 43 m and the bow is at 67 m. It's a wonderful wreck and in a very good shape (water temp is cold 5°C! and all the year under 30m).

Some pictures:
http://www.swissdivers.ch/epaves/hirondelle/photosH.htm

English (Translate this text in English): The Hirondelle wreck was a 1855 passenger cruiser. It sunk after hurting a rock at the 10th june 1862

The stern starts at 43 m and the bow is at 67 m. It's a wonderful wreck and in a very good shape (water temp is cold 5°C! and all the year under 30m).

Some pictures:
http://www.swissdivers.ch/epaves/hirondelle/photosH.htm

English (Translate this text in English): The Hirondelle wreck was a 1855 passenger cruiser. It sunk after hurting a rock at the 10th june 1862

The stern starts at 43 m and the bow is at 67 m. It's a wonderful wreck and in a very good shape (water temp is cold 5°C! and all the year under 30m).

Some pictures:
http://www.swissdivers.ch/epaves/hirondelle/photosH.htm

English (Translate this text in English): The Hirondelle wreck was a 1855 passenger cruiser. It sunk after hurting a rock at the 10th june 1862

The stern starts at 43 m and the bow is at 67 m. It's a wonderful wreck and in a very good shape (water temp is cold 5°C! and all the year under 30m).

Some pictures:
http://www.swissdivers.ch/epaves/hirondelle/photosH.htm

English (Translate this text in English): The Hirondelle wreck was a 1855 passenger cruiser. It sunk after hurting a rock at the 10th june 1862

The stern starts at 43 m and the bow is at 67 m. It's a wonderful wreck and in a very good shape (water temp is cold 5°C! and all the year under 30m).

Some pictures:
http://www.swissdivers.ch/epaves/hirondelle/photosH.htm

English (Translate this text in English): The Hirondelle wreck was a 1855 passenger cruiser. It sunk after hurting a rock at the 10th june 1862

The stern starts at 43 m and the bow is at 67 m. It's a wonderful wreck and in a very good shape (water temp is cold 5°C! and all the year under 30m).

Some pictures:
http://www.swissdivers.ch/epaves/hirondelle/photosH.htm

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