Site NameGladstone

  • Location:

    off shore at Canatera Park / 42° 39' 6.1812" N, 80° 3' 8.7012" W

  • Site ID:

    44

  • Organization:

    SOS Huron Shores

  • Record Date:

    June 11,2003

  • Wreck Type:

    Steam Bulk Freighter

  • Rig:

    Prop

  • Length:

    283

  • Hull Material:

    Wood

  • Body of Water:

    Lake Huron

  • Depth min:

    20

  • Depth max:

    20

  • Current:

    0.5-1 Knot

  • Buoy Type:

    Jug-lg

  • Line Type:

    Cable - coated

  • Line Size:

    41

  • Buoy Anchor Type:

    Cage & Rock

  • SOS Plaque:

    No

  • Notes:

    Can be seen from the surface.

  • Description:

    Her hull was crushed by an ice jam while she was lying at her winter mooring. The wreck was purchased by C. Peel of Chatham, Ontario for use as a breakwater in Sarnia.

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
Gladstone11 06 2003GPS location corrected from previous listings. BmP
Gladstone11 06 2003edit-field-buoy-comment-0-value
Gladstone11 06 2003Buoy is anchored to a old sea wall that is behind the wreck
Gladstone11 06 2003Buoy Removed Tag Line was missing and Buoy laying on it side Removed for Season

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