August 11, 2009

Summary: Paddle 14.3 miles.. Long Point to Grace Island, on to Agate Bay to Complete circumnavigation, back to Grace Island for night.

Daily Journal

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Image of 1928 America Shipwreck (from video)

 

The AMERICA in the North Gap of Washington Harbor, Isle Royale MI. Perspective viewed from the starboard stern. Illustration by H. Thom McGrath borrowed from web site http://www.superiortrips.com/America_Shipwreck.htm

183' Steel Packet /Passenger Ship

Depth 2 feet to 75 feet

Coordinates of ship

N 47o 53.628’ 
W 89o 13.345’

The bow of the america only 2 feet under the surface. Image borrowed from http://www.superiortrips.com/America_Shipwreck.htm

 

 

Look for the companion complete journal entries and memoirs of the trip on these pages in the weeks to come.