Directory of Shipwrecks Great La

by Karl E. Heden

Publisher: Branden Books

Written in English
Published: Pages: 126 Downloads: 787
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Subjects:

  • Ships & Shipbuilding - General,
  • Transportation
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9342970M
ISBN 100828313903
ISBN 109780828313902
OCLC/WorldCa232497267

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Genre/Form: Directories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Heden, Karl E. (Karl Erik). Directory of shipwrecks of the Great Lakes. Boston, Bruce Humphries Publishers []. Directory of Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes (Book): Heden, Karl E. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

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Le Griffon. Le Griffon has been referred to as the Holy Grail of Great Lakes shipwrecks. It was built by Robert de La Salle, a French explorer and fur trader, and has excited historians for decades. North America's Great Lakes are a recreational mecca, offering all manner of watersports and scenic cruises.

They're also a gigantic graveyard – of shipwrecks. Administrative: US Weather Bureau Building W. Portage Avenue, Sault Ste Marie, MI • Toll Free Phone: The Great Lakes, a collection of five freshwater lakes located in North America, have been sailed upon since at least the 17th century, and thousands of ships have been sunk while traversing of these ships were never found, so the exact number of shipwrecks in the Lakes is unknown; the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum approximates 6, ships lives lost, while historian and.

Great introduction to maritime disasters in the Great Lakes and general facts about the Lakes. Recommended Directory of Shipwrecks Great La book 5th grade and up, but younger shipwreck enthusiasts will enjoy the numerous photographs.

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SS Edmund Fitzgerald. The SS Edmund Fitzgerald was a freighter that had carried ore across the Great Lakes for 17 years. The ship was known for its size, seasonal haul records, and its ability to entertain boat watchers with its piping. Largest wooden steamship on the Great Lakes, sunk in a storm with no survivors.

Its wreck was located in June Louisiana: Burned in a gale. Lucerne: 17/18 November The commercial schooner sank with all hands due to bad weather in Lake Superior, off the coast of Long Island in Chequamegon Bay. List of shipwrecks: 2 January Ship Country Description Antoinette Canada After losing parts of her masts in the Bristol Channel near Lundy on 1 January during a voyage from Newport, Wales, to Santos, Brazil, with a cargo of coal, the barque broke her tow and drifted onto the Doom Bar in the Camel estuary, where she was of her crew were saved.

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The Great Lakes freighter was on a voyage from Superior, Wisconsin to Detroit, Michigan, via Lake Superior. A severe storm hit on the night of Novemwith waves reaching an incredible feet high.

An excellent book for anyone with even a mild interest in shipwrecks. Great pictures and even maps. Great stories told of shipwrecks from every era. A great gift or coffee table book. Read more. 9 people found this helpful. Helpful.

Comment Report Reviews: 5. List of shipwrecks: 4 January Ship Country Description Columbia United States The ship was list near Little Egg Harbour, New was on a voyage from Lisbon, Portugal to New York.: Vigilant United Kingdom The ship was driven ashore and wrecked at Boulogne, Pas-de-Calais, was on a voyage from São Miguel, Cape Verde Islands to London.

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