Bulk Freighter William H. Barnum 3D Interactive Model

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William H. Barnum Basic Information

Name(s) William H. Barnum
Registry  US
Official Number 80342
Vessel Type Bulk Freighter
Builder Springwells Shipyard
Place Built Detroit, MI
Year Built 1873
Year Sank 1894
Hull Material Wood
Masts One on site
Engines None


Length 219 ft
Width  35 ft
Depth 16 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Linkhttps://greatlakeships.org/2906456/data?n=4 ,   https://www.straitspreserve.com/shipwrecks/william-h-barnum/

Wreck Site Information

Lake Huron
State or Province Michigan
GPS Coordinates N45° 44.708′   W084° 37.866′

Site Description The Barnum is a popular dive site.  Although most of the decks are collapsed the forward portion of the deck at the bow is intact and the area below it can be penetrated. The stern area is collapsed.  There is a single expansion engine and two boilers extant on the site.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Andrew Goodman, Ken Merryman
Year Captured September 2020
Time it took to capture 60 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 12-14-2020
Hours of input to complete 20 hrs

Technical Information


Camera – Canon 5d Mark IV in a Nauticam Housing with an 8” Dome Port
Lens – Canon EF Zoom 16-35mm set at 16 mm
Sensor – 36.0 x24.0mm Cmos 30.4 megapixel
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Camera Propulsion – Diver,
 Video or Stills – Stills
Number of images Submitted – 5154
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x4480
Lighting – Artificial & Natural
Number of lights – 4
If known Kelvin Temperature CRI 90
Light Output Lumens 2×10000, 2×5000

Model Information

Software Used  Agisoft Standard Edition Version 1.6.3 Build 10732
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 5126
Are these images original or adjusted; Adjusted
Portion of the site covered: Complete, although noticeable gaps in the hull are apparent due to the poor visibility on site at time of capture

Publishing Restrictions

Licensing Usage Restrictions CC BY-ND
Attributed to: 3DShipwrecks.org

Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Yes
Source CC .jpg
Number of Still Images 5154
Video Clip None