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Database Information Shipwreck Waverly

Basic Information

Name(s)  Waverly
Registry  US
Official Number 80432
Vessel Type Propeller
Year Built 1874
Year Sank
Hull Material Wood
Engines Steeple Compound Steam


Length  191.16 ft
Width  33.58 ft
Depth  13.33 ft

Vessel History

Complete Historic Information Linkhttps://greatlakes.bgsu.edu/item/440610 ; https://www.michiganpreserves.org/thumb-area-bottomland-preserve/

Wreck Site Information

Lake Huron
State or Province Michigan
124 ft
GPS Coordinates N 43° 45.872 W 082° 30.816
Site Description The wreck lies flattened and broken on the bottom. The site does contain many machinery parts and artifacts including a steeple compound engine, firebox boiler, boiler cradle, air pump, windlass and a iron stock kedge anchor, deck winch, rudder, much anchor chain, bilge pump, keelson, deck stanchions, tow bitts, and aft capstan.

Model Information


Photographer(s) Brian Bosveld and Andrew Goodman
Year Captured June 2023
Time it took to capture 30 min

Modeler Information

Modeler Ken Merryman
Date Completed 3-2024
Hours of input to complete 6 hrs

Technical Information


Camera – Canon 5d Mark IV in a Nauticam Housing with an 8” Dome Port; Sony ILCE-1
Lens – Canon EF Zoom 8-15mm set at 15 mm x2
Multi-Camera Rig – No
Camera Propulsion – DPV
Video or Stills – Stills
Number of images Submitted – 2,552
Image resolution (pixels) 6720 x4480, 8640 x 5760
Lighting – Artificial & Natural
Number of lights – 4
Light Output Lumens 2×10000, 2×5000; 4×10000

Model Information

Software Used Agisoft Metashape Professional Version 1.8.0 Build 13794
Data Format .jpg converted from RAW
Number of Source Images used – 2,551
Are these images original or adjusted; Adjusted
If Scale Bars, calibration length – 3.0 ft
Portion of the site covered: Complete

Publishing Restrictions

Licensing Usage Restrictions CC BY-ND
Attributed to: Brian Bosveld, Andrew Goodman of 3DShipwrecks.org

Resource Data in Database

Model  Yes
Source Images  Yes
Source CC .jpg
Number of Still Images 2,552
Video Clip None
Processing Report Yes
Camera Calibration .xml Yes