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Scuba Drowning

Gordon Wilkison

Silent | c. 1960s

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  •  Divers preparing to retrieve the drowned victims in Jacob's Well 
  •   Body being placed onto a stretcher 
  •  Onlookers watching the body retrieval at Jacob's Well 
  •  Close up look at a map of Jacob's Well 
 
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Crowds of onlookers watch as the bodies of drowned scuba divers are recovered from Jacob's Well near Wimberley. Known nationally as one of the most dangerous places to dive, Jacob's Well has been the site of at least eight drownings.