120 ft (36.6 m)
Approximately 6.7 miles WNW from Dunkirk
~ GPS Shipwreck Location ~
Latitude: 42° 32' 22.2" N Longitude: -79° 27' 38.4012" W
The two masted schooner, Washington Irving, was bound Erie to Buffalo. The ship was carrying a cargo of pig iron and coal. The schooner disappeared while enroute probably due to a massive leak that caused the ship to sink very quickly before the crew could reach the yawl.