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Database Information Shipwreck Dean Richmond

Basic Information

Name(s)  Dean Richmond
Registry  US
Official Number 6102
Vessel Type Package Freighter
Year Built 1864
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines Twin Compound Engines


Length  239 ft
Width  35 ft
Depth  14 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Linkhttps://greatlakeships.org/2897168/data?n=3 ; https://greatlakes.bgsu.edu/item/433155

Wreck Site Information

Lake Erie
State or Province Pennsylvania
110 ft
GPS Coordinates N 42° 18.430′  W 079° 55.859′ 
Site Description The wooden hull of the Dean Richmond lies upside down with a large debris field around it. One propeller is extant on site. There are broken portions of the hull that apparently allow penetration. 

Model Information


Photographer(s) Andrew Goodman; Support Ken Merryman
Year Captured May 2023
Time it took to capture 60 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 6-2023
Hours of input to complete 4 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 – 2,712
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x4480
Lighting – Artificial
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 – 2,628
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: Andrew Goodman and 3DShipwrecks.org

Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Yes
Source CC .jpg
Number of Still Images 2,712
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes