Saturday, September 15, 2012

Steam Barge Arizona
Found by a Rocket

Location: South Side of Wolfe Island
GPS: 44° 7.37N, 76° 23.018W

The wreck is located in Canadian Waters southwest of the Horne Ferry Landing on
the south shore of Wolfe Island, Ontario near the red buoy R244. Wreckage of the
Arizona is spread over an area about 200 by 30 feet. The wreck was dynamited
shortly after it was moved to its present location from the break wall at Cape Vincent
where she originally sunk.

Read the interesting story of how this wreck was discovered by divers in the early 1960's in
Thousand Islands  September issue story "Found by a Rocket"