Site NameHenry C. Daryaw (north)

  • Location:

    St. Lawrence River, W of Brockville / N44°31'33.96" W75°45'45.2988"

  • Site ID:

    3

  • Organization:

    SOS Thousand Islands

  • Record Date:

    July 19,2002

  • Wreck Type:

    Steel Propeller

  • Rig:

    Freighter

  • Length:

    219

  • Hull Material:

    Steel

  • Body of Water:

    Saint Lawrence

  • Depth min:

    80

  • Depth max:

    98

  • Current:

    2-3 Knots

  • Buoy Type:

    Spar

  • Line Type:

    Nylon - twist

  • Line Size:

    45

  • Buoy Anchor Type:

    Cage & Rock

  • SOS Plaque:

    Yes

  • Notes:

    Line tied off to the wreck at the bottom of the Rudder. The hull lies upside down with damage caused when she struck visible. Both props and the rudder are still present as well as the anchors.

  • Description:

    Missed the turn in the shipping channel in fog and was standed on a shoal and slid into deep water, November 21, 1941. One life was lost. At the time of the mishap, she was carrying a cargo of coal.

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
Henry C. Daryaw (north)01/06/2019DeployedSPAR buoy deployed.
Henry C. Daryaw (north)01/12/2018RemovedSPAR buoy have been removed and mooring line have been dropped to the bottom.
Henry C. Daryaw (north)05/12/2017SwappedReplaced SOS spar buoy with white 5 gallon jug for the winter
Henry C. Daryaw (north)23/05/2016Deployed
Henry C. Daryaw (north)23/05/2014UnknownThis entry made to disambiguate the site list as the last update was from several years ago or never.

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