Coastal Shipwrecks in Southern Lake Huron, Michigan

This Google map can be sized, scrolled, or expanded on a separate page. Select the arrow at top left for a list of shipwrecks detected so far. Select a list item or site icon for an aerial view of the wreck site. Red icons indicate wrecks to be surveyed in this project.

Access SHIPWRECK pages by their number using THE buttons BELOW THE MAP.

Geographical coordinates (north latitude/west longitude) of the shipwrecks observed in Google Earth are provided in three formats. The datum is WGS84. We have confirmed that these coordinates are relatively accurate. Shipwrecks are identified here with varying degrees of confidence. Other similar vessels may have sunk in these areas.

Wreck of the schooner  Consuelo  (#4) as viewed in Google Earth.

Wreck of the schooner Consuelo (#4) as viewed in Google Earth.

HELP US MONITOR THE CONDITION OF THESE HISTORIC SHIPWRECKS.

We welcome your comments, and will post new information about the shipwrecks as we discover it during this project.

 

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A 19th-century two-masted, gaff-rigged schooner on the Great Lakes.

A 19th-century two-masted, gaff-rigged schooner on the Great Lakes.