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Database Information Shipwreck Alfred P. Wright

Basic Information

Name(s)  Alfred P. Wright
Registry  US
Official Number 106539
Vessel Type Wood Bulk Freighter
Year Built 1888
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines None


Length  286′ ft
Width 41.5  ft
Depth  22 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Linkhttps://greatlakeships.org/2895691/data ;

Wreck Site Information

Lake Superior
State or Province Michigan
20 ft
GPS Coordinates N 46° 57.935 ‘  W 88° 26.529’

Site Description  

The site is comprised of mainly the bottom of the hull. The sides of the ship appear to be mostly broken and buried in sand. The interesting features of the hull are the engine bed, shaft log and a part of the steel strapping visible on the starboard side.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Ken Merryman
Year Captured June 2023
Time it took to capture 40 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 6-2024
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 – 3,059
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x4480
Lighting – Artificial & Natural
Number of lights – 4
Light Output Lumens 2×10000, 2×5000

Model Information

Software Used Agisoft Metashape Professional Version 1.8.0 Build 13794
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 3,041
Are these images original or adjusted; Adjusted
If Scale Bars, calibration length – 
Portion of the site covered: Complete

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 3,059
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes