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Database Information Shipwreck Sweepstakes

Basic Information

Name(s)  Sweepstakes
Registry  CA
Official Number  
Vessel Type Schooner
Year Built 1867
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines None


Length 119 ft
Width  23 ft
Depth  10 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Linkhttps://greatlakeships.org/2896433/data?n=3 , https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/amnc-nmca/on/fathomfive/activ/plong-dive/activ2a#a1

Wreck Site Information

Lake Huron
State or Province ON
20 ft
GPS Coordinates 45° 15.315′  N 081° 40.857′ W
Site Description The Sweepstakes hull is almost totally intact. All cabin structure and rigging was removed except the windlass. The Sweepstakes is the most visited wreck in the Fathom Five National Marine Park by glass bottom boats, snorkelers, and divers. Visitation times are restricted to manage traffic.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Andrew Goodman
Year Captured July 2022
Time it took to capture 20 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 8-2022
Hours of input to complete 2 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 – 1,200
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x4480
Lighting – Natural
Number of lights – 
If known Kelvin Temperature 
Light Output Lumens 

Model Information

Software Used Agisoft Metashape Professional Version 1.8.0 Build 13794
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 1,200
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 
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes