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Wisconsin Historical Society Shipwreck Database

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Detailed Information for Wisconsin (1880-1881) Print Version
 
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Vessel Name: Wisconsin (1880-1881) Shipwreck Photos

 
National Register: Listed
Registry #: 80861
Casualty: 10/29/1929, foundered
Vessel Type: Steam Screw
Built: 1880, Detroit Dry Dock Co., Wyandotte, MI
Owners: Goodrich Transit Co.
Home Port:
Cargo: Freight (autos, Etc)
Lives Lost: 9
Length: 203.90 ft
Beam: 41.10 ft
Depth of Hold: 11.70 ft
Hull: Steel
Gross Tonnage: 1,907.00
Propulsion: Steam Screw
Rig Type:  
Body of Water: Lake Michigan
County: Kenosha
Nearest City: Kenosha
Water Depth: 125 ft
Lat: 42 31.949
Long: 087 42.524

Data contributed by: Wisconsin Historical Society

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