N Harbour (Labour Day) Wk

Site Name: 
N Harbour (Labour Day) Wk
Location: 
1km N of Harbour, 1lm offshore
Site ID: 
50
Organization: 
SOS Huron Shores
Record Date: 
June 11, 2003
Built Year: 
1890
Wreck Type: 
Steam
Rig: 
Prop
Length: 
189
Beam: 
40
Description: 
Unknown, best theory .. Went down in duress, not scuttled. (large qty. of tools, chain and paving blocks). There is a debris field stretching at least 1km NW from the site.
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Huron

Location

43° 45' 11.9988" N, 81° 43' 59.7" W
Depth min: 
20
Depth max: 
20
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: 
This is a very significant site. The wreck is unknown at this time. It appears to be a iron reinforced steam propelled freighter of late 1800 or very early 1900. Remarkably good condition considering the depth.

 

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
N Harbour (Labour Day) Wk 27 10 2008 Missing TBD Went missing shortly after deployment
N Harbour (Labour Day) Wk 19 06 2008 Deployed C1153/08
N Harbour (Labour Day) Wk 12 12 1978 Removed edit-field-buoy-comment-0-value

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