Shipwrecks of Isle Royale National Park

Shipwrecks of Isle Royale National Park

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Within the boundaries of Isle Royale National Park lie the remains of some of this nation's most famous shipwrecks. The America, Emperor and Cox are only three of the significant treasures. The National Park Service study of these wrecks was the template for the future work of the Submerged Cultural Resources Unit. The study's archeological revelations had a broad impact on divers and shipwreck investigation, but the limited press run kept it from general distribution. Now, the publishers of Lake Superior Magazine produce a qpopularq edition to shed important light on this historical record. This volume will be of immense interest to shipwreck enthusiasts, divers, researchers and historians.On the port side directly forward of the engine are the remains of a Ford Model T truck that was being transported as cargo. The vehicle is hardly recognizable ... coal scuttles, which are round insertions into the deck, can be seen in the diagram on the starboard side. The port scuttle is hidden ... In October 1984, Park Rangeranbsp;...

Title:Shipwrecks of Isle Royale National Park
Author:Daniel Lenihan
Publisher:Lake Superior Port Cities - 1994-09


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