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Database Information Shipwreck Big Bay Sloop aka Unknown

Basic Information

Name(s)  Big Bay Sloop aka Unknown
Registry  US
Official Number  
Vessel Type Sloop
Year Built
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines None


Length  Approximately 30 ft
Width   ft
Depth   ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Link – 

Wreck Site Information

Lake Superior
State or Province Wisconsin
20 ft
GPS Coordinates 46° 49.007′ N  090° 40.411′ W
Site Description The remains of the sloop sit next to a wooden crib which may have been a dock at one point. All the exists of the sloop at this time is a portion of the forward hull and bow, the rudder post, the base of the mast, centerboard and centerboard trunk, and broken wreckage.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Andrew Goodman
Year Captured May 2024
Time it took to capture 20 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 4-2024
Hours of input to complete 3 hrs

Technical Information


Camera – Canon 5d Mark IV in a Nauticam Housing with an 8” Dome Port
Lens – Canon EF Zoom 8-15mm set at 15 mm
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Camera Propulsion – DPV
Video or Stills – Stills
Number of images Submitted – 542
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x4480
Lighting – Artificial & Natural
Number of lights – 4
Light Output Lumens 4×10000,

Model Information

Software Used Agisoft Metashape Professional Version 1.8.0 Build 13794
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 528
Are these images original or adjusted; Adjusted
If Scale Bars, calibration length – 3.0 ft
Portion of the site covered: Complete

Publishing Restrictions

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

Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Yes
Source CC .jpg
Number of Still Images 542
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes