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Avro Arrow test model found in Lake Ontario

A test model of the Avro Arrow fighter plane has been found at the bottom of Lake Ontario. A somewhat beaten-up test model used in the development of Canada’s much vaunted but secretive Avro Arrow fighter jet has been found covered in zebra mussels upside down on the bottom of Lake

19th-century shipwreck identified in Lake Ontario

An early 19th-century shipwreck found in Lake Ontario has been identified as the Washington. The second-oldest confirmed shipwreck in the Great Lakes, an American-built, Canadian-owned sloop that sank in Lake Ontario more than 200 years ago, has been found, a team of underwater explorers said Wednesday. The three-member western New York-based team

War of 1812 shipwrecks surveyed in Lake Ontario

Researchers have surveyed the sunken wreckage of the Hamilton and the Scourge, two wooden ships from the War of 1812 that sank in Lake Ontario in 1813. Using the latest technology, the entire site was mapped out over the course of several years, allowing experts to better determine how risky it

Divers hope to identify 1812 warship in Lake Ontario

A team of divers are plunging into Lake Ontario to confirm whether a shipwreck laying on the bottom in the HMS Wolfe, which sank in 1813. In collaboration with marine archeologists from Parks Canada, the divers plan to take detailed measurements, drawings and photographs of a sunken wooden sailing vessel that