Puckasaw

Location: 
Welcome Islands near Thunder Bay Ontario
Organization: 
SOS Superior
Built Year: 
1910
Built Location: 
Sturgeon Bay Wisconsin
Wreck Type: 
Tug
Length: 
96'
Beam: 
26'
Draft: 
12'4"
Description: 
Originally named "John Hunsader" but renamed "Puckasaw" in 1921; the Puckasaw was scuttled in 1934. She is fully intact and sits upright on the bottom. Penetration is possible with the proper training. Puckasaw sits in 80' of water just off the Welcome Islands and is considered an 'advanced dive' due to cold conditions plus reduced visibility.
Sank Year: 
1934
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Superior

Location

48° 22' 0.3" N, 89° 8' 32.7012" W
Depth min: 
50'
Depth max: 
80'
Current: 
No Current
Buoy Type: 
Spar
Line Type: 
Nylon - twist
Line Size: 
3/4"
Line Length: 
100
Buoy Anchor Type: 
Cement - Small
Buoy Anchor Weight: 
600+

Location

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