Site NameKinghorn (stern)
Rockport, Ontario / N44°22'37" W75°55'48"
- Site ID:
SOS Thousand Islands
coverted to barge
Body of Water:
Nylon - twist
Buoy Anchor Type:
Cement - Small
One of seven barges in tow of the tug Hiram Walker, the Kinghorn sank in a storm on April 27, 1897. At the time she was carrying a load of wheat to Montreal.
Buoy Status Updates
|Site Name||Record Date||Buoy Status||NOTSHIP#||Comment|
|Kinghorn (stern)||21/11/2021||Removed||SPAR buoy was removed. No winter jug was installed.|
|Kinghorn (stern)||20/11/2020||Swapped||SPAR buoy is now out of the water and was replaced by a plastic jug for winter. SPAR buoy will be back in the water early next spring like usual.|
|Kinghorn (stern)||29/10/2019||Swapped||Regular SPAR buoy have been replaced by a blue plastic jug for winter.|