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Great Lakes Shipwrecks Map

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Steamship Alice E. Wilds

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Lake Name: Lake Michigan Shipwreck Name: Alice E. Wilds Vessel Type:  Wooden steamship, propeller, bulk freight Location: Milwaukee, WI Vessel Build Info: 1883, J. Oades, Detroit Shipwreck Specs:  136x28x11, 293g 236n Official Number: 106070 Names Other: none Sinking Detail She collided with the steamer Douglas and sank quickly within about 15 min. Loss Date: 6/12/1892 Loss Place: […]

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Schooner Tennie & Laura

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Lake Name: Lake Michigan Shipwreck Name: Tennie & Laura Vessel Type: Scow-Schooner Location: Milwaukee, WI Vessel Build Info: 1876, Gunder Jorgenson, Manitowoc, WI Shipwreck Specs: 73x19x5, 57g 54n Official Number: 145115 Names Other: none Sinking Detail Built in 1876 by Gunder Jorgenson in Manitowoc, the 73-foot scow schooner was bound for Milwaukee from Muskegon, Michigan […]

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Steamer L.R. Doty

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Lake Name: Lake Michigan Shipwreck Name: L.R. Doty Vessel Type: Wooden Steamer Location: Milwaukee, WI Vessel Build Info: 1893, F.W. Wheeler, W Bay City, MI Shipwreck Specs: 291x41x20 2050g 1709n Official Number: 141272 Names Other: none Sinking Detail The Doty was one of six nearly identical sisters, including the steamers William F. Sauber, C.F. Bielman, […]

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Freighter Carl D. Bradley

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Lake Name: Lake Michigan Shipwreck Name: Carl D. Bradley Vessel Type: Steel Freighter Location: Manistique, MI Vessel Build Info: 1927, American Shipbuilding Co., Lorain, OH Shipwreck Specs: 192x32x20 934g 900n Official Number: 226776 Names Other: none Sinking Detail Battling 30-foot waves and 65 mph winds , she rode up on a huge wave and broke […]

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