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Database Information

Basic Information

Name(s)  Oscar T. Flint
Registry  US
Official Number  
Vessel Type Wood Steam Barge
Builder Simon Langell 
Place Built St. Clair, Michigan
Year Built 1889
Hull Material Wood
Masts None
Engines None


Length 218 ft
Width  37 ft
Depth   ft

Vessel History

Rebuilds None
Disposition The Oscar T. Flint caught fire just after leaving Alpena, burned to the waterline, becoming a total loss about 4 miles east of the Thunder Bay River.
Source Thunder Bay Sanctuary website
Complete Historic Information Link –  https://thunderbay.noaa.gov/shipwrecks/oscar_t_flint.html

Wreck Site Information

Lake Huron
State or Province Michigan
25 ft
GPS Coordinates 45° 01.568’ N 83° 20.843’ W
Site Description Except for the bow, much of the ship’s hull is still intact, along with much of the limestone cargo. The Flint’s boiler was dynamited and the propeller lies buried beneath the stern post. The anchors and windlass seen at the bow were reportedly brought there from the wreck of the schooner Lucinda Van Valkenburg. 

Model Information


Photographer(s) Kenneth Merryman
Year Captured 2020
Time it took to capture 35 minutes

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed July 12,2020
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 16-35mm set at 20mm
Sensor – 36.0 x24.0mm Cmos 30.4 megapixel
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Camera Propulsion – Diver,
 Video or Stills – Stills
Number of images Submitted – 2208
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x 4480
Lighting – Natural
Number of lights – 
If known Kelvin Temperature 
Light Output Lumens 

Model Information

Software Used – Agisoft Standard Edition Version 1.6.1 Build 100009
Data Format – RAW color corrected and converted to .jpg
No of Source Images used 2208
Are these images original or adjusted; Adjusted
Portion of the site covered: This model covers the entire site.

Publishing Restrictions

Licensing Usage Restrictions CC BY-ND
Attributed to: 3DShipwrecks.org

Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Yes
Source RAW, CC .jpg
Number of Still Images 2208
Video Clip None