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Database Information Schooner Perseverance

Basic Information

Name(s)  Perseverance
Registry  US
Official Number  
Vessel Type Schooner
Year Built 1855
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Masts None on site
Engines None


Length 121 ft
Width 26  ft
Depth 10 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Link https://greatlakeships.org/2898094/data?n=5 , https://greatlakes.bgsu.edu/item/441412

Wreck Site Information

Lake Huron
State or Province Michigan
60 ft
GPS Coordinates 45° 42.002′  N 084° 26.478′ W
Site Description The wreck is badly broken and lies deeply embedded in the lake bottom and close to a shipping lane so difficult to dive safely. The site does contain an intact centerboard trunk and rudder but it appears all machinery and anchors have been removed.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Andrew Goodman
Year Captured September 2021
Time it took to capture 30 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed September 2021
Hours of input to complete 3 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 – 1,943
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 Standard Edition Version 1.7.1 Build 11797
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 1,943
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 1,943
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes