Lesleen M

Saint Lucia,Caribbean

Jacob Oorburg was a coastal freighter built by Bodewes in Holland, and was launched in 1947 for J. Oorburg in Groningen. She was sold in 1985 to a company in St. Vincent and renamed Lesleen M. She was scuttled as an artificial reef and dive attraction by the Department of Fisheries 10. June 1986. The wreck rest today standing on her keel like a classic Donald Duck wreck on a depth of approximately 9 to 20 meter meter in Anse Cochon Bay west of Saint Lucia. Also see the wreck of the dredger Daini Koyomaru.

Former names:
Lesleen M
Jacob Oorburg
46,7 x 7,9 x 3,3 m
Tons: Built: Home Port:
399 grt
Martenshoek ( NL ) 1947
( LC )

Last updated: August 2020