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Norman
Bulk Freighter
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GPS Location: N45°18.694' W83°16.737'
Depth: 200 Feet
Wreck Length: 296 Feet Beam: 40 Feet
Gross Tonnage: 2304 Cargo: Light
Built: 1890 by Globe Iron Works at Cleveland, Ohio
Wrecked: May 30, 1895
Description: Sister of the Grecian, the giant steel freighter Norman was run into and sunk off Presque Isle by the Canadian steamer Jack. The Normans hull is broken just forward of the boiler house with the majority of the ship listing hard to port. A yawl boat sits on the lake bottom just off the amidships section.


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