Brown Brothers

Site Name: 
Brown Brothers
Location: 
313degT 14M off Port Dover
Site ID: 
57
Organization: 
SOS Port Dover
Record Date: 
June 11, 2003
Official Number: 
133792
Nation: 
Canada
Built Year: 
1915
Built Location: 
Port Stanley, Ontario
Built By: 
Thomas Thurstin
Wreck Type: 
Tug (fishing)
Rig: 
prop
Length: 
75
Beam: 
16
Draft: 
8
Tonnage: 
64
Description: 
Tug was under tow of the tug Luke off Long Point, during a storm, enroute to Port Burwell. On Wed. October 28, 1959, she began to take on water, and sank.
Sank Year: 
1959
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Erie

Location

42° 37' 38.82" N, 80° 0' 54.72" W
Depth min: 
125
Depth max: 
125
Current: 
0.5-1 Knot
Buoy Type: 
Conical
Line Type: 
Cable - coated
Line Size: 
1/4"
Buoy Anchor Type: 
Cage & Rock
SOS Plaque: 
No
Notes: 
Bow lies NE

 

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
Brown Brothers 23 05 2014 Unknown This entry made to disambiguate the site list as the last update was from several years ago or never.

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