Site NameGray Oak

  • Location:

    Welcome Islands near Thunder Bay Ontario / 42° 39' 6.1812" N, 80° 3' 8.7012" W

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  • Organization:

    SOS Superior

  • Record Date:

    December ,

  • Wreck Type:

    scow schooner

  • Rig:

  • Length:

    133'7"

  • Hull Material:

    Wood

  • Body of Water:

    Lake Superior

  • Depth min:

    110

  • Depth max:

    110

  • Current:

    0.5-1 Knot

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  • Notes:

  • Description:

    Laying approximately 2nm south east of the Welcome Islands, the Gray Oak is an advanced level dive. Clearly visible in white lettering is the name Gray Oak; other lettering is illegible. The hull along with glass windows are still intact. Dive lights are necessary.

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