Site NameMuscallonge (bow)
3 Miles E of Brockville / N44°36'14.76" W75°39'12.8988"
SOS Thousand Islands
Body of Water:
Nylon - twist
Buoy Anchor Type:
Cement - Large
Two blocks at this site, but only one SOS buoy as per CCG. The stern section is well off site in the shipping channel.
On August 15, 1936 while towing a barge to Toronto, the Muscallonge caught fire near Brockville. Realizing the situation was critical, the captain ran the ship ashore where it broke in two and sank.
Buoy Status Updates
|Site Name||Record Date||Buoy Status||NOTSHIP#||Comment|
|Muscallonge (bow)||03/12/2018||Swapped||C2994/18||Removed SPAR buoy, replaced by a plastic jug for winter.|
|Muscallonge (bow)||01/12/2018||Removed||SPAR buoy have been removed and replaced by a white plastic jug for winter season.|
|Muscallonge (bow)||05/12/2017||Swapped||Replaced SOS spar buoy with white 5 gallon jug for the winter|
|Muscallonge (bow)||23/05/2014||Unknown||This entry made to disambiguate the site list as the last update was from several years ago or never.|