Site NameBoneyard

  • Location:

    200M off Goderich Rotary Beach Arch / 42° 39' 6.1812" N, 80° 3' 8.7012" W

  • Site ID:

    47

  • Organization:

    SOS Huron Shores

  • Record Date:

    June 11,2003

  • Wreck Type:

  • Rig:

  • Length:

  • Hull Material:

    Wood

  • Body of Water:

    Lake Huron

  • Depth min:

    15

  • Depth max:

    17

  • Current:

    0.5-1 Knot

  • Buoy Type:

    Conical

  • Line Type:

    Cable - coated

  • Line Size:

    41

  • Buoy Anchor Type:

    Cage & Rock

  • SOS Plaque:

    No

  • Notes:

    Shore dive site, high amounts of recreational boaters and PWC.

  • Description:

    Shipbuilders used this area as a dumping ground for remains of hulls which had foundwered or were derelict. The are at least 4 wrecks, possibly: Abercon, Scotia, Olga, Tecumseh, Phillips or others

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