Southwest of Prescott, Ontario. The wreck is located from 100 to 300 feet from shore.
~ GPS Shipwreck Location ~
Latitude: 44° 41' 57.9984" N Longitude: -75° 31' 40.0008" W
The wooden paddlewheeler, Rothsey, was built at Saint John, Brunswick. She was a passenger steamer with a length of 193 ft. In September of 1889 the Rothsey collided with the tug Myra and she sank killing two crew members.