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)16/11/2020SwappedSPAR buoy was remove for winter and replaced by a plastic jug. SPAR buoy will be back in place early spring like usual.
Henry C. Daryaw (north)29/06/2020DeployedC-0974-20
Henry C. Daryaw (north)08/12/2019CheckedNW-C-2930-19
Henry C. Daryaw (north)08/12/2019Removed
Henry C. Daryaw (north)01/06/2019DeployedSPAR buoy deployed.

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