Site NameRobert Gaskin, Bow Mooring
Brockville, Ontario / N44°35'21.48" W75°40'37.4988"
SOS Thousand Islands
Body of Water:
Spar - Plastic
Nylon - twist
Buoy Anchor Type:
Cage & Rock
One of the most popular dive sites in the 1000 Islands.
In the final moments, she was helping to raise the car ferry William Armstrong when a pontoon used to lift the sunk vessel came loose and made a large hole at the turn of the bilge in the Robert Gaskin. Gaskin sank 3 times before they gave up recovery.
Buoy Status Updates
|Site Name||Record Date||Buoy Status||NOTSHIP#||Comment|
|Robert Gaskin, Bow Mooring||01/06/2019||Deployed||SPAR buoy with light deployed.|
|Robert Gaskin, Bow Mooring||03/12/2018||Swapped||C2995/18||Removed SPAR buoy, replaced by a plastic jug for winter.|
|Robert Gaskin, Bow Mooring||01/12/2018||Swapped||SPAR buoy have been removed and replaced by a white plastic jug for winter season.|
|Robert Gaskin, Bow Mooring||05/12/2017||Checked||Replaced SOS spar buoy with white 5 gallon jug for the winter|
|Robert Gaskin, Bow Mooring||23/05/2014||Unknown||This entry made to disambiguate the site list as the last update was from 2010.|