W.M. News: "Europe's First Artificial Diving Reef 'Scylla' Generates Millions Of £s"

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    "Europe’s first artificial diving reef – created 10 years ago today when a former Royal Navy frigate was sunk off the Cornish coast – has generated tens of millions of pounds for the local economy.

    HMS Scylla, an ex-Royal Navy Leander Class frigate, was sent to the bottom of Whitsand Bay on March 27, 2004, in spectacular fashion – watched by thousands of spectators.

    Since then, the wreck has enjoyed lasting success with thousands of dive trips generating an estimated £60 million over the last decade."

    Europe's first artificial diving reef 'Scylla' generates tens of millions of pounds in first decade | Western Morning News
     

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