Strathmore 3D Interactive Model – Year 2016-17

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Strathmore Database Information

Basic Information

Name(s)  Strathmore, Gordon Campbell
Registry  U.S., Canada
Official Number 85184, 116813
Vessel Type Twin Propeller
Builder Detroit Dry Dock Co.
Place Built Detroit, MI
Year Built 1871
Hull Material Wood


Length 205 ft
Width  32 ft
Depth  13

Vessel History

Rebuilds/Renames Tonnage Change, 1888; Renamed Strathmore in 1906
History  The Strathmore was built as the Gordon Campbell and registered U.S. It was rebuilt in 1888, then renamed Strathmore and re-registered Canadian in 1906. Stranded and burned on Michipicoten Island, Lake Superior, on November 14, 1906, on trip from Fort William, Ontario, to Port Stanley, Ontario, with cargo of grain consigned to Richardson of Kingston. Crew was saved.
Disposition Stranded and burned at Michipicoten Island, Lake Superior November 14, 1906
Source HCGL, Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Complete Historic Information Link , ,

Wreck Site Information

Lake Superior
State or Province Ontario
GPS Coordinates 4xxx.283’ N 9xxx.150’ W
Site Description: The wreck lies in Shafer Bay of Michipicoten Island of Lake Superior. The bottom of the wreck lies in 25’ to 30’ of water with the engine reaching up as shallow as 5 ft. What is unique in the site is the configuration of the twin screw engines. Note the cylinders are two different sizes which may indicate they were configured in a double expansion mode. This may be the only example of two separate engines configured in a double expansion mode in the Great Lakes.

Model Information


Photographer Kenneth Merryman
Date Completed July 28, 2016, June 28, 2017
Time it took to capture 80 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Kenneth Merryman
Contact Information 
Date Completed March 3, 2020
Hours of input to complete 16 hrs

Technical Information


Camera – Sony HVR-Z1U in Amphibico Housing with .5 diopter dome port
Lens – Zoom 4.5-54 mm set at 4.5 mm; 35 mm equivalent to 32.5 – 390 mm at 32.5 mm
                        with dome port equivalent 28mm
Sensor – 6mm 1/3 type 3 CCD
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Video or Stills – Video
Number of images Submitted – 4161
Image resolution (pixels) 1080 x 1440
Lighting – Natural
Number of lights -0
If known Kelvin Temperature
Light Output Lumens

Model Information

Software Used – Agisoft Standard Edition Version 1.6.1 Build 100009
Data Format – .jpg
Number of Source Images used – 2952
Are these images original or adjusted; Original
Portion of the site covered: Entire site.

Publishing Restrictions

Licensing Usage Restrictions CC BY-ND
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Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Still
Still Images No
Video Clip No