Sligo Revisited

November 2007 – Team members of Liquid Archeology helped SOS Toronto with some preparations for a forthcoming survey of the Sligo. As many divers have noted lately, the long time resident of Humber Bay is deteriorating and SOS is planning to re-examine the remains for comparison to previous surveys.

Sligo sternpost

The objectives of the day were fairly straight forward. Team One was to drive into the lake bed and secure several sections of T-bar while Team Two ran line to all the T-bars and refloated surplus equipment for pickup on the surface.


Considering the time of year conditions were nearly perfect. A calm lake , 60 feet of visibility and water temperatures in the mid 40s made for an ideal morning on the wreck. All objectives were achieved in relative short order and the Zodiac was back on land by lunch time.