Gunilda

Location: 
McGarvey Shoal
Organization: 
SOS Superior
Built Year: 
1897
Built Location: 
Leith Scotland
Wreck Type: 
Luxury Yacht
Rig: 
Steam Yacht
Length: 
195'
Beam: 
24'7"
Draft: 
14'2"
Tonnage: 
385
Description: 
The luxury yacht Gunilda has been called "The most beautiful shipwreck in the world" by the 1980 Cousteau Expedition. Gunilda sits upright, intact with everything aboard. A gold foil covered bowsprit glitters under dive lights. The binnacle houses the ships compass and the entire superstructure is intact. Two divers have lost their lives on this wreck. Deep, Dark and Technical dive but for those lucky enough to be trained, this wreck will linger in your memory for the rest of your life.
Sank Year: 
1911
Hull Material: 
Wood
Body of Water: 
Lake Superior

Location

48° 47' 3.0012" N, 87° 25' 19.9992" W
Depth max: 
257

Location

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