Robert L Fryer

Location: 
Welcome Islands near Thunder Bay Ontario
Organization: 
SOS Superior
Built Year: 
1888
Built Location: 
West Bay City Michigan
Wreck Type: 
steamer
Length: 
290'
Beam: 
41'6"
Draft: 
20'
Description: 
The Robert L Fryer was towed to the Welcome Islands and set ablaze on July 29th 1930. To the amusement of many, part of the island caught fire as well. The wreck breaks the surface and slopes to about 35'. The rudder, propeller and boiler area easily enjoyed. Novice level dive so beginners can enjoy exploring a wreck while they gain experience.
Sank Year: 
1930
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Superior

Location

48° 21' 50.8248" N, 89° 8' 30.5592" W
Depth min: 
0
Depth max: 
35

Location

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