The Mary Celestia is one of Bermuda's most famous wrecks as its associated with the American Civil War. A sleek blockade runner, the Mary Celestia smuggled guns, ammunitions, and other supplies to the Confederate States of America during the war. In 1864, the ship sank after running into a reef.
The wreck is a popular dive site, although you shouldn't expect to see many fish in the vicinity, though you may spot some groupers or an eagle ray during your underwater excursion. Be sure to check out the remains of the ship's boilers and anchor during your scenic dive.
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