Site NameCarlingford

  • Location:

    near Dunkirk / 42° 39' 6.1812" N, 80° 3' 8.7012" W

  • Site ID:

    31

  • Organization:

    Niagara Divers Assn

  • Record Date:

    May 30,2003

  • Wreck Type:

    Schooner

  • Rig:

    3 masted

  • Length:

    155

  • Hull Material:

    Wood

  • Body of Water:

    Lake Erie

  • Depth min:

    95

  • Depth max:

    95

  • Current:

    No Current

  • Buoy Type:

    Spar

  • Line Type:

    Cable - coated

  • Line Size:

    45

  • Buoy Anchor Type:

    Cement - Large

  • SOS Plaque:

    No

  • Notes:

    Block off bow Starboard side. 12.8NM/159.5T Port Maitland, 16.8NM/216.5T Port Colborne, 11.5NM/330.1T Dunkirk

  • Description:

    Collision with steamer Brunswick November 12, 1881

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
Carlingford18/09/2018RemovedC2354/18Removed for winter season.
Carlingford01/10/2017RemovedC2495/17Buoy removed for winter season. Will reinstall in spring. 25 liter yellow jug left as winter marker.
Carlingford10/06/2017DeployedC1250/17Buoy deployed for 2017 season.
Carlingford02/11/2016RemovedC2477/16Buoy removed for season, will be replaced in spring 2017. 25 liter temporary jug installed.
Carlingford18/06/2016DeployedC1169/16Buoy deployed for 20165 season

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