Other Vessel Name Vessel Type Wreck Type Notes $$ Lost Month Year Lake / River ... Chantry Island, Saginaw Bay: Michigan: United States: 10: City Of Fremont: Propeller: Damaged: Vessel damage her wheel. Dept. ... Bruce Peninsula to Tobermory, toured the Cultural and Interpretive Centre and took the boat cruise to Flower Pot Island, viewing the Georgian Bay shipwrecks. Chantry Island is a glacial moraine and consists of stone above the water and beneath extending a mile north and a mile south of the island. The ship was wrecked at Rocquaine, on the west coast of, The ship was wrecked on the west coast of, The ship was driven ashore and wrecked on, The ship struck rocks on 14 September 1819 and sank. This is the second book in the Cold Case Kids Mystery series, the follow up to the hit Ghoul’s Gold – The Mystery of the Chantry Island Treasure. Victims of the rocky shoals and deadly storms has proven that the waters surrounding the island are the most treacherous in the Great Lakes. To me that island was probably in another country. These underwater shoals of massive granite boulders have made this area one of the most treacherous in the Great Lakes. The sailing vessel hit the Casquets rocks, several sailors managed to get ashore and sheltered in some huts. She was declared a total loss. Detail : She was bound Owen Sound for Detroit when she was hit by heavy weather. Victims of the rocky shoals and deadly storms has proven that the waters surrounding the island are the most treacherous in the Great Lakes. ... from Shipwrecks of the Saugeen by Patric Folkes Search → What's New → Details Search. "James Bache - Toronto" written at the top in pen. The list includes ships that sustained a damaged hull, which were later refloated and repaired. The ship was wrecked on 6 March 1829. The island is surrounded by over 50 known shipwrecks, a testament to the rocky shoals and the deadly storms that make this area to be one of the most treacherous in the Great Lakes. In 1879, Lambert’s younger son Ross was lost to the Huron waters while trying to rescue the shipwrecked schooners ‘Mary’ and ‘Lucy’. These combinations can be seen from any of the many boat tours that are offered in Bruce County. Detail : She was bound Owen Sound for Detroit when she was hit by heavy weather. Formerly called Mount Hebron, she foundered 6 nm NW of the, The Dundee class yacht, en route from Saint-Cast-Le-Guildo (Brittany, France) to, Ran aground on the rocks Barsier, west of, The iron four-masted sailing ship, the largest in the world at the time, was en route from, The two masted ship, carrying granite, set sail at 7pm and ran into strong tides, forcing it onto the Black Rock outside St Sampsons' harbour, The ship struck Les Anons a rock south of, Ran aground in thick fog and was wrecked on Long Pierre Rock off, The cargo schonner that foundered on 15 November 1908 on the, The cargo ship was on a voyage from N. Shields to, A British cargo steamer of 1,466 grt built in 1907 by, The Russian wooden brigantine, on voyage from, The British steel cargo ship WEAR, built in 1905 by Austin S. P. & Son Ltd. and owned at the time of her loss by Witherington & Everett SS Co., on voyage from, Carrying a cargo of coal, she ran aground in dense fog on Les Boufresses reef just north of Île de Raz, The Norwegian cargo ship was on a voyage from, The British iron cargo ship, on voyage from. A schooner-brig from Jersey en route to Boston in ballast returning to Jersey struck les Hanois on 6 April 1862 in appalling weather conditions, eventually sinking near L'Ancresse. The coaster foundered in heavy weather 15 nautical miles (28 km) off, The 5,179-ton ship struck the Grunes de L’Ouest rocks off, The tanker was carrying fresh water en route to. Official Book Launch – Toronto. Shipwrecks dot the lakebed in the clear waters off the coast of Southampton. 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We offer tours of Chantry Island throughout the summer season from May 29 until September 12. contact us by email to book a tour. . The crew, confessing to be pirates, were imprisoned in. On departing St Helier harbour, the passenger ferry and mailboat struck the Pignonet Rock, off Moilmont Point, The cargo liner suffered a failure of her propeller shaft off Start Point in the, The cargo ship, formerly a US mine sweeper, struck rocks off. SHIPWRECKS ON THE CANADIAN SHORE OF LAKE HURON (communicated to the GLOBE) Several American vessels were out in the gale of Wednesday and Thursday last, are ashore on this coast. The same year, a heavy hearted Lambert passed on the lightkeeping at Chantry Island to the next generation. 20-gun sixth rate launched in 1711 and wrecked in 1721. The tide was just beginning to flow. Shipwrecks dot the lakebed in the clear waters off the coast of Southampton. Two are west of Chantry Island - the -one on the shoal , nearly a ¼ of a mile out , and the other quite close to the shore of the Island. Join author Doug Archer and illustrator Rob Elliott for the Toronto book launch of Legend of the Phantom Reaper – The Mystery of the Southampton Shipwrecks. Physical Description: 60 p. ; 22 x 20 cm ISBN: 0-919783-45-7 Subjects Dune grass helps the area serve as part of the Appellation and Songbird Migration Routes. A log of shipwrecks & maritime accidents around the world. ... Bruce Peninsula to Tobermory, toured the Cultural and Interpretive Centre and took the boat cruise to Flower Pot Island, viewing the Georgian Bay shipwrecks. SS America was an ocean liner built in 1940 and designed by the noted naval architect William Francis Gibbs. Copyright © 2020 Marine Heritage Society  Site designed by Jennifer Cooper Design.   Alderney The wooden Long Dock once connected Chantry Island to the shore, with a gap allowing boats to travel through. The cargo ship ran aground in Saints Bay. Spanning from Point Clark in the south, to Tobermory in the north, the Bruce Coast Lighthouse Tour features 15 distinctive lighthouse and marine heritage sites along the shores of Lake Huron and Georgian Bay.Lake Huron and Georgian has an enormous amount of shipwrecks. Email [email protected] 519-797-5862Toll-free 1-866-797-5862, Address86 Saugeen St., SouthamptonOntario, Canada N0H 2L0. There are 8 to 15 entries per year , followed by a list of births and deaths of … Chantry Island was first lit on April 1, 1859. The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at while on a voyage from, Her crew were rescued. The ship was wrecked on the coast of Guernsey. The engines were stopped and set for astern. The paddle steamer Paris left St Malo 28 July 1863 with 24 passengers and 12 tons of cargo, chiefly butter and eggs. Owing to a number of tricky shoals off the harbour of Southampton and Chantry Island, and the increasing numbers of shipwrecks contributed to these, a need to build a harbour of refuge was felt. The same year, a heavy hearted Lambert passed on the lightkeeping at Chantry Island to the next generation. Smuggling and Privateer's[4] have abounded in the Islands' waters over many centuries. Not all the rescues undertaken from Chantry Island were successful, and few came with a price too. Chantry Island lies just over a mile southwest of the mouth of the Saugeen River at Southampton. [5], .mw-parser-output .legend{page-break-inside:avoid;break-inside:avoid-column}.mw-parser-output .legend-color{display:inline-block;min-width:1.25em;height:1.25em;line-height:1.25;margin:1px 0;text-align:center;border:1px solid black;background-color:transparent;color:black}.mw-parser-output .legend-text{}  Jersey Home to over 25,000 pairs of mating birds, Lighthouses. The schooner drifted into shoal water and broke up. British Navy, cruiser built in 1940 accompanied by the destroyer Limbourne and five other vessels (Grenville, Rocket, Talybont, Stevenstone and Wensleydale) was engaged in an offensive sweep off the French coast between Ushant (Ouessant) and the Channel Islands on the night of 23 October 1943. In the ensuing panic to load the lifeboats, twenty people lost their lives, four of whom had barely recovered from their experiences on the sinking Polka two days previously. Chantry Island is named after British sculptor Sir Francis Chantry. The masts of the sunken vessel were clearly visible from the shore.[122][125]. [286], Guernseythrough the lens, including Alderney, Sark, Herm and Jethou: photographs taken before 1914 Victor Coysh, Carel Toms, 1978, List of islands of the Bailiwick of Guernsey, List of islands of the Bailiwick of Jersey, 81st Regiment of Foot (Loyal Lincoln Volunteers), National Institution for the Preservation of Life from Shipwreck, "Channel Islands flooded after 'highest tide of the year, "Pub. The beach stretches for kilometres and is home to rare dune grass. The Charybdis was struck on port side by a torpedo, followed about five minutes later by another. Local residents Dunc McCallum, Ken Rothenberg, John Rigby and Mike Sterling take a look. It is about 40 kilometres (25 mi) long and is about 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) across at its widest point. No casualties. The sloop foundered on 9 November 1800, settled into the sand, could not be re-floated and became a wreck. The cargo ship, requisitioned by the French, then under German command, carrying a cargo of 250 lb bombs, was wrecked on Grune aux Dardes, The M-class minesweeper was bombed and sunk between, The M-class minesweeper was sunk after being attacked off Cap de la Hague, by British motor torpedo boats, HMS, The M-class minesweeper was sunk after being attacked by is sunk after being attacked by, The minesweeper was sunk on night of 7/8 July in the English Channel off the, Armed Trawler carrying ammunition was sunk by, The British motor-schooner, built in 1915, on voyage from, The coaster en route from Littlehampton to. At the age of four I would stand on the beach at Southampton, Ontario gazing across the water at the lighthouse on Chantry Island. Shortly before 9am the steamer was observed just off Elizabeth Castle which, with the hermitage forms an outwork of rock a short distance from the entrance to Victoria Harbour, Jersey. • In Lake Huron, Chantry Island, two km offshore of Southampton, is a federal bird sanctuary that not only features a proliferation of birds but an historic lighthouse and the skeletons of three shipwrecks, discernible amidst the underwater remains of two docks. Note: Walking ashore is prohibited. Jones, Pacific, Schooner Wanderer, D. McLeod, and Schooner Ontario. Lake : Huron Call: 519-797-5862 Toll Free: 1-866-797-5862 These combined with the numerous smaller islands, offshore reefs, and isolated rocks extending up to 13 miles (21 km) from the main islands, as well as the Islands' location close to the English Channel shipping channels, has resulted in thousands of shipwrecks over the centuries. The Sellette or the middle passage. the Captain (Hemmings) asked the pilot which passage he was going to take. Ten minutes after the vessel struck, she went down in 5 fathoms of water. Captain Hall – 1869 Captain Hall – 1869. The lighthouse was built in 1874 and its focal plane is 51 meters above sea level.The present tower was built in 1958 and marks the entrance to Barkley Sound.It is 10 metres tall. Passengers put ashore on Amfroque; wreck found lying across that of the, Carrying iron ore and wine, ran aground on rocks off N coast of, Formerly called the "Hogarth", it was bought in 1878 by London & South Western Railway Co. The ship was blown over whilst under repairs on 11 September 1826. Used on the, The LSWR Channel Packet from Southampton, founders on Platte Boue rock on 16 February 1875, there were 92 survivors. The ship was driven ashore on 29 December 1814. The lighthouse stands 86 feet above water level and was first lit on April 1st, 1859. Southampton's icon, the Chantry Island lighthouse, sits majestically across from this beach. Alderney has the Alderney Race, which can run up to about twelve knots during equinoctial tides. Southampton is known for its beautiful and unspoiled sandy beach. 191 Sailing Directions (Enroute) English Channel", "An Elizabethan shipwreck off the Island of Alderney", "From the Weekly Journal; Or, Saturday's Post, London Jan.6", "From the St Jame's Evening Post, London Jan.18", "HMS "Victory" – The Alderney Maritime Trust's Position", "1777 GOLD GUINEA IN EF CONDITION FROM HMS SPRIGHTLY SHIPWRECK", "Losses from the East India Company's ships (1763 – 1815)", "Who else was in the bay on 9 November 1800? This ship, owned by J.B. Capsized in a gale and Nov 12, 1882 and lost all 3 hands near Chantry Island, Southampton, Ont.. Lurline: Other names : none Official no. Crystal clear waters, shipwrecks, stunning scenery, numerous islands and the dramatic cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment create breathtaking combinations. The ship struck rocks off St Peter Port harbour, The ship was wrecked on the north coast of, The ship was wrecked on 2 February 1826, all on board were rescued. Her crew were rescued. Lake Erie lies to the south of Long Point, and Long Point Bay lies on the north side comprise. Chantry Island is a small island in Lake Huron, south of the mouth of the Saugeen River and approximately a kilometre off the shores of the town of Southampton, Ontario and south of the mouth of the Saugeen River on Lake Huron. Call: 519-797-5862 Toll Free: 1-866-797-5862 Southampton is known for its beautiful and unspoiled sandy beach. The German motor schooner, carrying a cargo of potatoes, was sunk by Whirlwind fighter bombers on 27 April 1943. A Royal Navy A-class submarine, lost with all hands on 17 April 1951, on a training exercise 7.5 miles NW Alderney. After the boat ride, we found a quaint restaurant called Armen’s and were very impressed by the food and the hospitality. The lighthouse stands 86 feet above water level and was first lit on April 1st, 1859. Was engaged in salvage work over the wreck of CLARRIE (177grt/1901) off Bordeaux harbour, Built in Germany in 1939 and called "Gunther Harmann" in 1945 was renamed the "Empire Conlea". The cargo ship ran aground on Great Nannels reefs, The cargo ship struck a reef and sank west of, The oil rig, being towed on a barge, ran aground at, This new ship, under tow from Romania to Germany, broke free and came aground on the La Capelle reef off, Scallop dredger and stern trawler capsized leading to sinking. Sterling explained that the Chantry Island restoration over several years had been completed entirely by volunteers with no government funding. Captain Hall – 1869 Captain Hall – 1869. The Paris was valued at £7000 and was not insured. 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