George T. Davie

Site Name: 
George T. Davie
Location: 
3 miles SW 9 Mile Pt Simcoe Island Lake Ontario
Site ID: 
17
Organization: 
Preserve Our Wrecks
Record Date: 
May 26, 2003
Official Number: 
107233
Nation: 
Canada
Built Year: 
1898
Built Location: 
Levis, Quebec
Built By: 
George T. Davie & Son
Wreck Type: 
Barge
Length: 
177
Beam: 
35
Draft: 
12
Tonnage: 
680
Description: 
While in tow of the Salvage Prince, the Davie foundered in heavey swells. At the time of her sinking she was carrying coal from Oswego NY to Kingston. Her crew of 4 were rescued.
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Ontario

Location

44° 6' 48.8988" N, 76° 34' 48.2412" W
Depth min: 
85
Depth max: 
75
Current: 
No Current
Buoy Type: 
Conical
Line Type: 
Polypro - twist
Line Size: 
1-1/8"
Line Length: 
100
Buoy Anchor Type: 
Cement - Large
Buoy Anchor Weight: 
2000
SOS Plaque: 
No
Notes: 
Lies on her starboard side with her crane, wheel and lifeboat still present.

 

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
George T. Davie 23 05 2014 Unknown This entry made to disambiguate the site list as the last update was from several years ago or never.
George T. Davie 16 04 2010 Deployed C293/10
George T. Davie 20 06 2009 Deployed C1264/09
George T. Davie 01 11 2008 Removed TBD Cancels C638/08. Also KPH, Aloha removed.
George T. Davie 08 06 2008 Deployed C638/08 Also Frontnac
George T. Davie 08 05 2008 Deployed TBD

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