Name: El Penon
Type: Tug Boat
Sinking date: 08-2006
Reason sinking: Scuttled as artificial reef
Location: Tabaiba, Tenerife
Depth: 21 till 32m | more info and photos
The tug “El Canarias” tow Penon to here final resting place, she list approximate 40 degrees to starboard side.
She had 49 years of active service in the port of Santa Cruz.
In fact the Penon sunk 3 times, helping the ocean liner “Canberra” to dock and while re-floating she sunk again..
El Penon is a wreck what is included in the WMP – Wrecks Mapping Project, more info about WMP.
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