City of Sheboygan

Site Name: 
City of Sheboygan
Location: 
South of Amhurst Island, Lake Onatrio
Site ID: 
13
Organization: 
Preserve Our Wrecks
Record Date: 
May 26, 2003
Official Number: 
125218
Nation: 
USA
Built Year: 
1871
Built Location: 
Sheboygan, WI
Built By: 
Fred Hamilton
Wreck Type: 
Schooner
Rig: 
3 Masted
Length: 
135
Beam: 
27
Draft: 
10
Description: 
While enroute from Kingston to Buffalo with a load of feldspar, the schooner encountered a storm and sank on Septh 25, 1915. Five lives lost.
Sank Year: 
1915
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Ontario

Location

44° 4' 33.4812" N, 76° 44' 4.0812" W
Depth min: 
100
Depth max: 
100
Current: 
No Current
Buoy Type: 
Conical
Line Type: 
Polypro - twist
Line Size: 
1-1/8"
Line Length: 
120
Buoy Anchor Type: 
Cement - Large
Buoy Anchor Weight: 
2000
SOS Plaque: 
No
Notes: 
The wreck is well preserved with most equipment still present.

 

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
City of Sheboygan 23 05 2014 Unknown This entry made to disambiguate the site list as the last update was from several years ago or never.
City of Sheboygan 20 06 2009 Deployed C1256/09 Also Annie Falconer C1253/09, Aloha & Effie Mae C1252/09
City of Sheboygan 11 05 2008 Deployed TBD
City of Sheboygan 11 05 2008 Deployed C695/08

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