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Database Information Schooner Colonel Ellsworth

Basic Information

Name(s)  Colonel Ellsworth
Registry  US
Official Number  4354
Vessel Type Schooner
Year Built 1861
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines None


Length 139 ft
Width 26  ft
Depth 12  ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Linkhttps://greatlakeships.org/2905706/data?n=1 , https://greatlakes.bgsu.edu/item/434470

Wreck Site Information

Lake Michigan
State or Province Michigan
GPS Coordinates N 45° 48.743′ W 085° 01.056′
Site Description The Col Ellsworth lies badly broken but mostly the pieces are all extant on the site. The rudder, windlass, center board winch, cat heads are all there. No anchors or ships wheel are on the site.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Ken Merryman, Kent Myhrman
Year Captured July 2021
Time it took to capture 30 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 8-2021
Hours of input to complete 4 hrs

Technical Information


Camera – Canon 5d Mark IV in a Nauticam Housing with an 8” Dome Port, GoPro 3+
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 – 2273
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x4480
Lighting – Artificial & Natural
Number of lights – 4,4
If known Kelvin Temperature CRI 90
Light Output Lumens 2×5000, 2×3500, 4×2500

Model Information

Software Used Agisoft Standard Edition Version 1.7.1 Build 11797
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 2231
Are these images original or adjusted; Adjusted
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 2273
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes