Adventurers Dive Log: Scuba Diving Florida Keys, The Bibb
Diving The Bibb
FIVE FLAG DIVE !!
Coast Guard cutter
Built 1937 Sunk 1987
depth 90 to 130 ft length 327 ft
A Little History
The Bibb a sister ship to the Duane is also a large vessel carrying a crew of 134 members. She has a 41 foot beam and could reach speeds of 19.5 knots. The Bibb lies 100 ft from its sister but is slightly deeper. The Bibb is credited with rescuing over three hundred divers from torpedoed vessels. IT is a spectacular dive site.