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Database Information Shipwreck Walter B. Allen

Basic Information

Name(s)  Walter B. Allen
Registry  US
Official Number 26561
Vessel Type Canal Schooner
Year Built  1866
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines None


Length  136.8 ft
Width  26.2 ft
Depth  11.1 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Linkhttps://greatlakeships.org/2903343/datahttps://wisconsinshipwrecks.org/Vessel/Details/630?region=Index

Wreck Site Information

Lake Michigan
State or Province Wisconsin
165 ft
GPS Coordinates N 43° 49.821′ W 087° 36.522′
Site Description The W, B. Allen sits on the bottom almost totally intact minus the aft cabins. The two masts have toppled over but are extant on site with their tops. Marine machinery  and features on site include rudder, sail booms, centerboard trunk, centerboard winch, bilge pump, windlass, anchor chain, catheads, bow sprit (broken), a donkey boiler and large steam pump.


Photographer(s) Zac Whitrock
Year Captured July 2023
Time it took to capture 30 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Zac Whitrock
Date Completed 7-2023
Hours of input to complete 6 hrs

Technical Information


Camera – GoPro Hero11 Black
Lens – 
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Camera Propulsion – Swimming Diver
Video or Stills – Stills
Number of images Submitted – 2,961
Image resolution (pixels) 5568×4872
Lighting – Artificial & Natural
Number of lights – 4
Light Output Lumens 

Model Information

Software Used Agisoft Metashape Standard Version 2.0.1 Build 16069
Data Format .jpg
Number of Source Images used – 2,961
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-ND
Attributed to: Zac Whitrock and 3DShipwrecks

Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Yes
Source CC .jpg
Number of Still Images 2,961
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes