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Detailed Information for Lucerne (1873) Print Version
 
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Vessel Name: Lucerne (1873) Shipwreck Photos

 
National Register: Listed
Registry #: 15914
Casualty: 11/17/1886, foundered
Vessel Type: Schooner
Built: 1873, Parsons Humble, Tonawanda, NY
Owners: William Mack, N.C. Winslow
Home Port: Buffalo, NY
Cargo: Iron Ore
Lives Lost: 9
Length: 194.90 ft
Beam: 33.40 ft
Depth of Hold: 13.80 ft
Hull:  
Gross Tonnage: 727.00
Propulsion: Sail
Rig Type: Schooner
Body of Water: Lake Superior
County: Ashland
Nearest City: La Pointe
Water Depth: 20 ft
Lat: 46 43.389
Long: 090 46.035

Data contributed by: Wisconsin Historical Society

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