West of Prescott / N44°42'0" W75°31'1.2"
Side Paddle wheel
Body of Water:
Nylon - twist
Buoy Anchor Type:
Cement - Small
9 blocks 50+ pounds each. Most often dove from shore. Swim on surface to jug, then follow line to wreck.
Collided with tug Myra September 12, 1889. 2 lives lost on the Myra, none on Rothesay. Wreck was dynamited in 1901 for military practice. Notice the safe has no door. Go figure!
Buoy Status Updates
|Site Name||Record Date||Buoy Status||NOTSHIP#||Comment|
|Rothesay||21/05/2021||Deployed||NW-C-0648-21||Spar buoy deployed by Dominique Gingras from EPSO and Stephan Senecal from the 1000 Islands Chapter.|
|Rothesay||27/10/2019||Removed||NW-C-2639-19||Removed for the winter by Tom Scott from SOS 1000 Islands.|
|Rothesay||11/05/2019||Deployed||NW-C-0709-19||Small spar buoy deployed by Tom Scott of 1000 Islands Chapter.|
|Rothesay||21/10/2018||Removed||C2618||Removed for the season.|