Willis

Site Name: 
Willis
Location: 
near Point Pelee
Site ID: 
67
Organization: 
ErieQuest
Record Date: 
June 8, 2005
Built Year: 
1872
Built Location: 
Manitowoc, Wisconsin
Built By: 
Peter Larson
Wreck Type: 
Sail
Rig: 
3 masted Schooner
Length: 
131' 7"
Beam: 
27' 9"
Draft: 
9'
Tonnage: 
245
Description: 
November 11, 1872, Collided with the bark Elizabeth Jones
Sank Year: 
1872
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Erie

Location

41° 55' 52.7988" N, 82° 9' 40.2012" W
Depth min: 
1
Depth max: 
44
Current: 
No Current
Buoy Type: 
Conical
Line Type: 
Cable - coated
Line Size: 
1/4"
Buoy Anchor Type: 
Cage & Rock
SOS Plaque: 
No
Notes: 
Needs more information

 

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
Willis 23 05 2014 Unknown This entry made to disambiguate the site list as the last update was from several years ago or never.

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