Site NameKinghorn (stern)
Rockport, Ontario / N44°22'36.9588" W75°55'49.1988"
- 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)||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|Kinghorn (stern)||29/10/2019||Swapped||Regular SPAR buoy have been replaced by a blue plastic jug for winter.|
|Kinghorn (stern)||01/06/2019||Notbuoyed||Line is still at the bottom for now. No jug or nothing at surface.|
|Kinghorn (stern)||01/12/2018||Removed||C2993/18||Mooring line have been dropped to the bottom.|