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Drew's Reef

“Drew’s Reef” in memory of Drewey Hampton Pridgen, III This memorial was commissioned and constructed by Drew's father, Hamp Pridgen; sister, Rebekkah Heaton; and niece, Catherine Heaton. Drew's Reef was placed in its final resting place on 28 Sep 2010 with its plaque facing East. The plaque has the following inscription: Drewey H. Pridgen, III June 22, 1977 June 17, 2007 Drew, Let your soul sail, our dear son, brother and friend. The structure is an 8-foot high Florida Artificial Limestone Reef with a plaque facing East. Position verified by Bob Cox on 1 Oct 2020. Structure moved from 29 54.577 and 85 32.376 to current location during Hurricane Michael.


REEF ID: 119
Latitude: 29° 54.587 N
Longitude: 85° 32.375 W
Range: 6.2 nm
Bearing: 247
Depth: 60 feet

Range and Bearing is taken from mouth of Mexico Beach Canal.

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