George Stone

Site Name: 
George Stone
Location: 
Grubbs Reef Western Basin Lake Erie
Site ID: 
32
Organization: 
ErieQuest
Record Date: 
June 11, 2003
Official Number: 
86261
Nation: 
USA
Built Year: 
1893
Built Location: 
West Bat City, MI
Built By: 
FW Wheeler & Co
Wreck Type: 
Steamer
Length: 
270
Beam: 
40
Draft: 
9
Tonnage: 
1841
Description: 
Stranded and caught fire on Grubbs Reef October 13, 1909.
Sank Year: 
1909
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Erie

Location

41° 53' 14.82" N, 82° 33' 14.4" W
Depth min: 
32
Depth max: 
32
Current: 
0.5-1 Knot
Buoy Type: 
Conical
Line Type: 
Cable - coated
Line Size: 
1/4"
Buoy Anchor Type: 
Cement - Large
SOS Plaque: 
No
Notes: 
Plenty to see at this site including boiler, steam engine, anchor and prop.

 

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
George Stone 12 12 1978 Moved edit-field-buoy-comment-0-value

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