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Database Information Shipwreck Milwaukee

Basic Information

Name(s)  Milwaukee
Registry  US
Official Number  
Vessel Type Propeller
Year Built 1852
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines None


Length 185 ft
Width 29 ft
Depth 12 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Linkhttps://3dshipwrecks.org/wp-admin/post.php?post=4706&action=edit ; https://thumbwind.com/2020/01/18/michigan-shipwrecks/

Wreck Site Information

Lake Michigan
State or Province Michigan
95 ft
GPS Coordinates 45° 43.574′  N 085° 14.860′ W
Site Description The wreck is badly disarticulated from the salvage of the engine and boiler. The hull is split. There are the major sections of the hogging arches intact and the anchor windlass, a capstan, horned rudder, and propeller are extant on site.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Brian Bosveld
Year Captured July 2023
Time it took to capture 30 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Brian Bosveld
Date Completed 9-2023
Hours of input to complete 4 hrs

Technical Information


Camera – Sony A1 in a Nauticam Housing with an 8” Dome Port
Lens – Canon EF Zoom 8-15mm set at 15 mm
Sensor – 50 megapixel
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Camera Propulsion – DPV
 Video or Stills – Stills
Number of images Submitted – 2,427
Image resolution (pixels) 8640 x5760
Lighting – Artificial & Natural
Number of lights – 4
If known Kelvin Temperature CRI 90
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 – 2,409
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-NC-ND
Attributed to: Brian Bosveld and 3DShipwrecks.org

Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Yes
Source CC .jpg
Number of Still Images 2,427
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes