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Detailed Information for Moonlight (1874) Print Version
 


Vessel Name: Moonlight (1874) Shipwreck Photos

 
National Register: Listed
Registry #: US 90719
Casualty: 09/17/1903, foundered
Vessel Type: Schooner-barge
Built: 1874, Wolf Davidson, Milwaukee, WI
Owners: J.C. Gilchrist Co.
Home Port:
Cargo: $6,000 Iron Ore
Lives Lost: 0
Length: 205.90 ft
Beam: 33.60 ft
Depth of Hold: 14.20 ft
Hull: Wood
Gross Tonnage: 777.01
Propulsion: Sail
Rig Type: Schooner
Body of Water: Lake Superior
County: Ashland
Nearest City: Bayfield
Water Depth: 240 ft
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Data contributed by: Wisconsin Historical Society

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