LNM: More Photos on Capsized Golden Ray Removal, St. Simons Sound, GA, near AICW Statute Mile 677
The wreck of the capsized PCTC Golden Ray may take more than a year to remove from St. Simons Sound, Georgia.
Photos: Salvors Finish First Cut on Golden Ray Wreck Removal
Photos: Golden Ray Wreck Removal Progresses
Video: Cutting Begins at Golden Ray Wreck Site
Preparations Underway to Begin Cutting and Lifting Golden Ray Wreck
Golden Ray Salvage Prepares for Final Phase as Lift Vessel Transits
Cutting of Golden Ray Wreck Delayed by Engineering Challenges
GEORGIA – ST. SIMONS SOUND: Safety Zone For M/V GOLDEN RAY.
A safety zone is currently established surrounding the M/V GOLDEN RAY at 31-07-39.66N / 081-24-10.58W (31°7.6610N / 081°24.1763W, 31.127683 / -81.402939), between Saint Simons lighthouse and the north end of Jekyll Island, in the vicinity of green buoy #19. No vessel is authorized access within 50 yards of established Environmental Protection Barrier (EPB) surrounding the M/V GOLDEN RAY wreck removal worksite, unless authorized by the Captain of the Port. The previous safety zone established on September 18th, 2019 is terminated. For further information, contact the Coast Guard at 912-652-4353. Until further notice, St Simons Sound Lighted Buoy 19 (LLNR 6140) has been temporarily relocated to position 31-07-38.072N/081-23-46.352W (31°7.6345N / 081°23.7725W, 31.127242 / -81.396209) due to the salvage operations of the M/V GOLDEN RAY. Chart 11506 LNM 36/30