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Detailed Information for Sevona (1890) Print Version
 
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Vessel Name: Sevona (1890) Shipwreck Photos

National Register: Listed
Registry #: 136129
Casualty: 9/2/1905, stranded
Vessel Type: Steam Screw
Built: 1890, F.W. Wheeler, West Bay City, MI
Owners: Pennsylvania Steamship Co. / Reid Wrecking Co.
Home Port: Cleveland, OH
Cargo: Iron Ore
Lives Lost: 7
Length: 372.50 ft
Beam: 41.00 ft
Depth of Hold: 24.60 ft
Hull: Steel
Gross Tonnage: 3,166.00
Propulsion: Steam Screw
Rig Type:  
Body of Water: Lake Superior
County: Bayfield
Nearest City: Sand Bay
Water Depth: 25 ft
Lat: 47 00.482
Long: 090 54.200

Data contributed by: Wisconsin Historical Society

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