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Detailed Information for Empire State (1862) Print Version
 


Vessel Name: Empire State (1862) Shipwreck Photos

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National Register: Listed
Registry #: 7229
Casualty: 1930, abandoned/burned
Vessel Type: Barge
Built: 1862, Mason Bidwell, Buffalo, NY
Owners: Sturgeon Bay Stone Co.
Home Port: Sturgeon Bay, WI
Cargo:  
Lives Lost: 0
Length: 212.00 ft
Beam: 32.70 ft
Depth of Hold: 12.20 ft
Hull: Wood
Gross Tonnage: 1,116.53
Propulsion:  
Rig Type:  
Body of Water: Green Bay
County: Door
Nearest City: Sturgeon Bay
Water Depth: 6 ft
Lat: 44 50.497
Long: 087 23.702

Data contributed by: Wisconsin Historical Society

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