Site NameRappahannock

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    Jackfish Bay / N48°48'57.996" W86°57'31.23"

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    SOS Superior

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    December ,

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    Lake Superior

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    Rappahannock was beached during an infamous gale in July of 1911. 70 mph winds and heavy seas conspired against her. She sank along a step underwater incline, no lives were lost. Intact, this wreck contains a covered walkway, below desks you'll find a carpenters bench, stove, utensils, machinery and the engine.

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