Link Donation to Coastal Georgia Historical Society

June 24, 2020

ST. SIMONS, Ga. – U.S. Coast Guard Cmdr. Efren Lopez (left) and Lt. Cmdr. Dan Donovan (right) from the St. Simons Sound Incident Response present a link of the cutting chain to Sandy Jensen, Education Director of the Coastal Georgia Historical Society, in St. Simons, Georgia, June 24, 2020. Each 18-inch link weighs 80 pounds, and seven 400-foot lengths of the chain will cut the capsized Golden Ray into eight pieces as part of the vessel’s removal from St. Simons Sound in summer 2020. Kevin Teichman of T&T Salvage, the vessel’s salvor, provided the link. U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Chief Petty Officer John D. Miller