|Benwood wreck - photo credit Florida Keys Natonal Marine Sanctuary|
The Benwood is located in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary and there are mooring buoys to tie your boat to for the dive. The Benwood, a 285 foot ship, sank off the coast of Key Largo in 1942 during World War II. Here are the waypoints: Degrees Latitude 25.052667 and Degrees Longitude -080.333667; Degrees/Minutes Latitude N 25 03.160 and Degrees/Minutes Longitude W 080 20.020; or Degrees/Minutes/Seconds Latitude N 25 03 10 and Degrees/Minutes/Seconds Longitude W 080 20 01. If you don't have your own boat, try divespots.com (Benwood Wreck Dive) for a list of dive boats you can charter.