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Database Information Shipwreck Arabia

Basic Information

Name(s)  Arabia
Registry  CA
Official Number 32844
Vessel Type Barkentine
Year Built 1852
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines None


Length 132 ft
Width  26 ft
Depth  12 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Link https://greatlakeships.org/2901842/data?n=1 , https://www.diversden.ca/arabia/

Wreck Site Information

Lake Huron
State or Province Ontario
105 ft
GPS Coordinates 45° 18.717′  N 081° 40.400′ W
Site Description The Arabia hull is very intact except for the stern which is split and broken and the deck is collapsed. The ships wheel is intact on a disarticulated section of deck off the starboard site. Features include wheel, rudder, steering mechanism, windlass, 2 wood-stock anchors, two cat heads, centerboard trunk, centerboard winch frame, bow sprit, two masts with tops, and jib boom

Model Information


Photographer(s) Andrew Goodman, Ken Merryman
Year Captured July 2022
Time it took to capture 30 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 11-2022
Hours of input to complete 6 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
Sensor – 36.0 x24.0mm Cmos 30.4 megapixel
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Camera Propulsion – DPV
 Video or Stills – Stills
Number of images Submitted – 2.201
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 Metashape Professional Version 1.8.0 Build 13794
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 2,199
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 2,201
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes