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12 ft (3.7 m)

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Wreck Location

In shallow water between  Washington Island and the east end of Clayton, NY.
~ GPS Shipwreck Location ~
Latitude:   44° 14' 37.7988" N      Longitude:   -76° 4' 50.9988" W


Around 1860 the schooner Elk hit the head of Washington Island  and sank in the shallows. 


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anonymous by Matt Bell on 8/25/2020

I'm a tour guide for Clayton Island tours and we do a glass bottom tour that goes over top of the Elk

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