Site NameBelly Dumper

  • Location:

    West of Cornwall, near Guidon Park / 42° 39' 6.1812" N, 80° 3' 8.7012" W

  • Site ID:

    24

  • Organization:

    SOS Ottawa

  • Record Date:

    May 30,2003

  • Wreck Type:

    Barge

  • Rig:

  • Length:

  • Hull Material:

    Wood

  • Body of Water:

    Saint Lawrence

  • Depth min:

    65

  • Depth max:

    92

  • Current:

    0.5-1 Knot

  • Buoy Type:

    Conical

  • Line Type:

    Polypro - twist

  • Line Size:

    45

  • Buoy Anchor Type:

    Cage & Rock

  • SOS Plaque:

    No

  • Notes:

  • Description:

    Has three compartments which were used for gravel or other bulk materials, one set of gates is fully open, 2 partially open. Used in St Lawrence Seaway construction in late 1950's.

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
Belly Dumper22/10/2015RemovedC2488/15Removed for the season. NOTSHIP to be updated once received.
Belly Dumper17/05/2015DeployedC750/15
Belly Dumper12/10/2014RemovedNOTSHIP C2616/14Removed for 2014 season -replaced with temporary
Belly Dumper06/11/2013RemovedC2220/13
Belly Dumper25/05/2013DeployedC526/13

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