City of Sheboygan

by Shipwreck World


Year Built

1871

Year Sank

1925

Depth

100 ft (30.5 m)

Difficulty Level

Advanced


City of Sheboygan

Wreck Location

100 feet of water south of Amherst Island
~ GPS Shipwreck Location ~
Latitude:   44° 4' 33.4812" N      Longitude:   -76° 44' 4.0812" W

Description

The City of Sheboygan was built by in Sheboygan, WI on July 5th, 1871.  A Canadian registered ship, she was heavily loaded with feldspar and was caught in a storm.  The  City of Sheboygan sank on September 25th 1915 near Amherst Island. Five sailors were lost when the ship sank. All efforts to salvage the vessel were unsuccessful.



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