Site NameNiagara

  • Location:

    Near Port Maitland / 42° 39' 6.1812" N, 80° 3' 8.7012" W

  • Site ID:

    27

  • Organization:

    Niagara Divers Assn

  • Record Date:

    May 30,2003

  • Wreck Type:

    Steamer

  • Rig:

  • Length:

    136

  • Hull Material:

    Metal clad Wood

  • Body of Water:

    Lake Erie

  • Depth min:

    90

  • Depth max:

    90

  • Current:

    No Current

  • Buoy Type:

    Spar

  • Line Type:

    Polypro - twist

  • Line Size:

    45

  • Buoy Anchor Type:

    Cement - Large

  • SOS Plaque:

    No

  • Notes:

    7.3NM/189.4T Port Maitland, 17.8NM/241.5T Port Colborne, 18.9NM/322.5T Dunkirk

  • Description:

    Foundered in December 1899

Buoy Status Updates

Site Name Record Date Buoy Status NOTSHIP# Comment
Niagara30 05 2003CANCEL WRITTEN NOTSHIP C1065/09 C1066/09, C1068/09, C1069/09 AND C1070/09
Niagara30 05 2003Flashing Yellow Light (FL4S) and Radar Reflector
Niagara30 05 2003CANCEL WRITTEN NOTSHIP C1687/08
Niagara30 05 2003
Niagara30 05 2003deployed for 2012 season
Niagara30 05 2003Removed for wimter. Will be replaced in spring
Niagara30 05 2003edit-field-buoy-comment-0-value
Niagara30 05 2003deployed for season
Niagara30 05 2003Buoy removed for season. Will be replaced spring 2014.
Niagara30 05 2003Buoy deployed for 2014 season
Niagara30 05 2003Buoy removed for season. Will be replaced in spring
Niagara30 05 2003Buoy deployed for 2017 season.
Niagara30 05 2003New line shreded 20' below surface. Buoy missing one week after new line installed.
Niagara30 05 2003 Niagara buoy deployed for 2018 season.

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