Munson

Site Name: 
Munson
Location: 
Lemoine Point, Lake Ontario
Site ID: 
20
Organization: 
Preserve Our Wrecks
Record Date: 
May 23, 2003
Wreck Type: 
Dredge Barge
Length: 
70
Description: 
While under tow of the Emma Munson, the dredge suddenly took on a list and sank on April 30, 1890.
Sank Year: 
1890
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Ontario

Location

44° 12' 31.9788" N, 76° 36' 27.4788" W
Depth min: 
110
Depth max: 
110
Current: 
No Current
Buoy Type: 
Conical
Line Type: 
Polypro - twist
Line Size: 
1-1/8"
Line Length: 
140
Buoy Anchor Type: 
Cement - Large
Buoy Anchor Weight: 
2000
SOS Plaque: 
No
Notes: 
There are many artifacts to see at this site, including a generator, bottles, dishes, tools and machinery.

 

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
Munson 23 05 2014 Unknown This entry made to disambiguate the site list as the last update was from several years ago or never.
Munson 20 06 2009 Deployed C1268/09 Also SM Douglas C1270/09 Queen Mary C1269/09
Munson 01 11 2008 Removed TBD Cancels C604/08
Munson 08 06 2008 Deployed C604/08
Munson 04 05 2008 Deployed C604/08 KPH buoy is NOTSHIP C606/08. This is not a reviewed site by SOS and there for does not have a unique record. It is in a high traffic area. A solar power yellow flashing light is recommeneded. This note for Informational puposes only.

Location

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